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Acer campestre
Acer cappadocicum
Acer japonicum
Acer miyabei
Acer palmatum
Acer pseudoplatanus
Acer rubrum
Crataegus monogyna
Ficus carica
Kalopanax septemlobus
Liquidambar styraciflua
Malus trilobata
Platanus x hispanica
Populus alba

Liquidambar styraciflua (Sweet Gum)

Liquidambar styraciflua

Native: Eastern United States, Central America

The timber is sometimes known as 'satin walnut'

Foliage

Leaves are five sometimes seven lobed, with fine toothed edges. The vein axils on the underside bear rust coloured tufts. Autumn colours are purple, deep red and orange.

Flowers

Liquidambar styraciflua

Flowers open in May; males in round heads on a spike 5-7.5cm long; females solitary or in pairs about 1.2cm across.

Fruits

Liquidambar styraciflua

Fruits are about 2.5-3.7cm across.