(07) Sweet Gum

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  • Species
    • Sweet Gum
  • Botanical Name
    • Liquidamber styraciflua
  • Location
    • Warenne Road
    • Grid Reference: TQ 14492, 56334
    • Latitude, Longitude: 51.294634, -0.35931571
    • What3 Words: secret.canny.spends
  • Identification
    • The leaves are sharply pointed and 5-lobed, closely resembling maple leaves. However they are not related.
  • About this species
    • This is a popular street tree as the leaves produce stunning autumn colours of red and yellow.
  • Local information
    • These trees in Warenne Road were planted under a FRA scheme several years ago.  If you have one of these trees outside your house, please give it a bucket of water once a week during the summer! Look out for the lovely autumn colours.

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