Liquidambar styraciflua L.
Common Name: SWEETGUM
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Ad Tree

Liquidambar styraciflua is a common, large, fast growing tree of the southeastern United states, frequently grown as an ornamental in southern Michigan, and recently beginning to spread through seeding into open fields. First collected in Wayne Co. by M. French in 2016.


Oakland County
Wayne County


MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. August 15, 2022.