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Liquidambar orientalis

Classification

Order: Hamamelidales
   Family: Hamamelidaceae
            Genus: Liquidambar
                        Specie: Liquidambar orientalis

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 25 ft (8 m)

Cultivation: Deep, rich, moist, well-drained soil in full sun

Features: Orange-brown bark; 5-lobed leaves turn orange in autumn

Uses: Shade tree Medium gardens Parks Autumn color Winter silhouette

Zones: 8-11

Description: This species, from southwestern Turkey, develops a broader crown and is slower growing than some other species. In gardens it grows to about 25 ft (8 m). The thick bark is orangey brown and cracks into small plates. The 5-lobed leaves are smaller than tho

Growth Habit: Broad canopy

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