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botanical name:
Liquidambar styraciflua 'Variegata'
Liquidambar styraciflua 'Variegata' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Sweet Gum
synonyms:  Liquidambar styraciflua 'Aurea', Liquidambar styraciflua 'Aurea Variegata'
family:  Hamamelidaceae
characteristics: tree
height: 16.00m
width: 10.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: conical
leaf colour: yellow & green
flower colour: light green
fruit colour: brown & green
stem/bark: brown
main season: Autumn
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
description:
Medium sized, strong growing tree with variegated maple-like lobed leaves irregularly splashed and mottled yellow. Pink and red autumn foliage colour.

cultivation:
Prefers a moist, acid soil in full sun or part shade. Dislikes shallow chalky soils.

propagation:
By grafting

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