Liquidambar styraciflua – Sweetgum Tree

Deciduous lobed leaf with vibrant Autumn colours, green leaves turning to fiery reds, oranges and yellows.

Available as bare root trees, 8-9ft 6-8cms in girth

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55.00

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Delivery Information

We have 2 Delivery Zones:
Zone 1 is anywhere in Leinster plus Tipperary and Waterford
We offer free delivery on zone 1 orders of €300 and over.

Zone 2 includes any other location not specified in Zone 1. To ensure the safe transportation of our products and their arrival in pristine condition, and due to rising delivery costs to these areas, we are now charging a pallet delivery fee of €80 per delivery.

We deliver to Ireland and Northern Ireland. We aim to deliver your product ourselves but sometimes we use couriers to make sure get your order to you as quickly as we can.

Please keep in mind that we will be lifting your plants to order, so please be patient, it can take between 14 and 21 days to process orders and ship your plants. We want you to get your product as fresh as possible. Our plants are delivered in lined bags to protect them during transport.

We will contact you by phone a day or 2 before a planned delivery to arrange a time. Please make sure to include your phone number when ordering!

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We make every effort to ensure you get your plants in the best possible condition. If there is is a problem with the condition of the plants on arrival please:

  • If possible note the damage on the delivery docket when your order arrives
  • Photograph any issues
  • Contact us ASAP and within 3 days of receiving your order, so we can arrange a replacement to be sent or for a refund to be issued.


We stand over the quality of our plants. Please be mindful of the fact that our plants are bare-root plants and will not look the same in Winter as they do in Spring and Summer.

Also, we cannot be responsible for inadequate aftercare of plants such as incorrect planting, weather conditions – drought or frost, wildlife damage, or improper maintenance.

If you are unsure of how to plant or care for your plants, please contact us and we will help.

Description

Liquidambar styraciflua – Sweetgum Tree

Introducing the majestic Liquidambar styraciflua, commonly known as the Sweetgum Tree. With its striking beauty and distinctive features, this deciduous tree is a perfect addition to your landscape.

Autumn Splendor: The Liquidambar is renowned for its breathtaking autumn display. As the seasons change, the tree’s glossy green leaves transform into a vibrant kaleidoscope of colors, ranging from fiery reds and oranges to deep purples. Enjoy a stunning burst of fall foliage that adds a touch of enchantment to any outdoor space.

Unique Star-Shaped Leaves: One of the tree’s standout features is its intricately shaped star-like leaves. These distinctively lobed leaves create a captivating texture and provide an intriguing visual appeal throughout the year.

Aromatic Resin: The Sweetgum Tree lives up to its name with its fragrant resin that exudes a sweet, balsamic scent when crushed. This aromatic quality adds a sensory dimension to your garden, making it an engaging choice for both sight and smell.

Year-Round Interest: While the autumn display is a highlight, the Sweetgum Tree offers beauty year-round. In spring, it produces small, inconspicuous flowers that give way to spiky fruit capsules. These capsules contain seeds and add a distinctive decorative element to the tree, even after the leaves have fallen.

Shade and Ornament: With its expansive canopy and broad leaves, this provides ample shade during the warmer months, creating a comfortable outdoor retreat. Additionally, its unique form and stunning foliage make it an attractive focal point in any landscape design.

Natural Beauty: Whether planted individually or in groups, the Sweetgum adds natural beauty and a touch of elegance to parks, gardens, and larger outdoor spaces. Its graceful silhouette and remarkable color transformation captivate onlookers, making it a favorite choice among landscape enthusiasts.

Elevate your outdoor environment with the captivating beauty of Liquidambar trees. Whether you’re seeking a tree that offers seasonal splendor, unique leaves, or aromatic charm, this Sweetgum Tree delivers a delightful sensory experience that transforms your landscape into a year-round spectacle.

Other options of trees that provide excellent Autumn colour include Acer Rubrum or Acer Drummondii

You can learn more about Planting trees by watching our Tree Planting Tutorial

 

Liquidambar styraciflua – Sweetgum Tree

Introducing the majestic Liquidambar styraciflua, commonly known as the Sweetgum Tree. With its striking beauty and distinctive features, this deciduous tree is a perfect addition to your landscape.

Autumn Splendor: The Liquidambar is renowned for its breathtaking autumn display. As the seasons change, the tree’s glossy green leaves transform into a vibrant kaleidoscope of colors, ranging from fiery reds and oranges to deep purples. Enjoy a stunning burst of fall foliage that adds a touch of enchantment to any outdoor space.

Unique Star-Shaped Leaves: One of the tree’s standout features is its intricately shaped star-like leaves. These distinctively lobed leaves create a captivating texture and provide an intriguing visual appeal throughout the year.

Aromatic Resin: The Sweetgum Tree lives up to its name with its fragrant resin that exudes a sweet, balsamic scent when crushed. This aromatic quality adds a sensory dimension to your garden, making it an engaging choice for both sight and smell.

Year-Round Interest: While the autumn display is a highlight, the Sweetgum Tree offers beauty year-round. In spring, it produces small, inconspicuous flowers that give way to spiky fruit capsules. These capsules contain seeds and add a distinctive decorative element to the tree, even after the leaves have fallen.

Shade and Ornament: With its expansive canopy and broad leaves, this provides ample shade during the warmer months, creating a comfortable outdoor retreat. Additionally, its unique form and stunning foliage make it an attractive focal point in any landscape design.

Natural Beauty: Whether planted individually or in groups, the Sweetgum adds natural beauty and a touch of elegance to parks, gardens, and larger outdoor spaces. Its graceful silhouette and remarkable color transformation captivate onlookers, making it a favorite choice among landscape enthusiasts.

Elevate your outdoor environment with the captivating beauty of Liquidambar trees. Whether you’re seeking a tree that offers seasonal splendor, unique leaves, or aromatic charm, this Sweetgum Tree delivers a delightful sensory experience that transforms your landscape into a year-round spectacle.

Other options of trees that provide excellent Autumn colour include Acer Rubrum or Acer Drummondii

You can learn more about Planting trees by watching our Tree Planting Tutorial

 

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