Liquidambar styraciflua


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a North American tree of the genus Liquidambar having prickly spherical fruit clusters and fragrant sap

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Stems/ha for saplings [less than or equal to] 2.54 cm dbh following a wildfire in the Dugger Mountain Wilderness, Talladega National Forest, Alabama Sapling Species Density (Stems/ha) Acer rubrum 106.79 Carya pallida 2.32 Cornus florida 2.32 Liquidambar styraciflua 2.32 Liriodendron tulipifera 2.32 Nyssa sylvatica 78.93 Oxydendrum arboreum 16.25 Pinus echinata 2.32 Prunus alabamensis 55.72 Prunus serotina 18.57 Quercus marilandica 2.32 Quercus prinus 34.82 Quercus stellata 2.32 Quercus velutina 6.96 Rhus copallinum 2.32 Sassafras albidum 4.64 Vaccinium arboreum 6.96 DISCUSSION
Liquidambar styraciflua has got maple-like leaves, but the central 'finger' is lengthened, giving the leaf a much more elegant shape.
alba), river birch (Betula nigra), American beech (Fagus grandifolia), and sweet gum (Liquidambar styraciflua).
Email: jdooley@muskingum.edu Table 1 Species composition of standing woody plants with a diameter [greater than or equal to] 1 cm adjacent to the active impoundment Basal Species Stem (%) area (%) Liquidambar styraciflua L.
* On Liquidambar styraciflua: Biatora species (Hyerczyk #2066).
Sweet gum (Liquidambar styraciflua L.): Widespread in wet bottomland forests and flatwoods throughout the Lower Wabash River basin from Parke and Vigo counties southward to the Ohio River.
Sweetgum (Liquidambar styraciflua) is considered a Southern species, but the tree actually grows from Connecticut west to Illinois and Missouri, and south from the East Coast to the Gulf of Mexico.
Common trees on ridges included boxelder (Acer negundo), red maple (Acer rubrum), sugarberry (Celtis laevigata), green ash (Fraxinus pennsylvanica), sweetgum (Liquidambar styraciflua), and American elm (Ulmus americana).
Come fall, the leaves of the Florida maple (Acer saccharin) blush in brilliant shades of red, bronze and copper, while those of sweet gum (Liquidambar styraciflua) turn bright carmine and deep crimson.
Red maple (Acer rubrum L.) and sweetgum (Liquidambar styraciflua L.) are minor canopy components.
douglasii 5b tulip-tree Liriodendron tulipifera 5b sycamore Platanus occidentalis 5b horsechestnut Aesculus hippocastanum 6 European beech Fagus sylvatica 6 tree-of-heaven Ailanthus altissima 6 redbud Cercis canadensis 6 goldenchain tree Laburnum X watereri 6 yellow-cedar Chamaecyparis nootkatensis 6 western redcedar Thuja plicata 6b eastern flowering dogwood Cornus florida 7 sweetgum Liquidambar styraciflua 7b Douglas-fir Pseudotsuga menziesii var.