Cricket Hill Garden
Liquidambar styraciflua, 'Silver King' variegated sweetgum
Variety description: This rare cultivar of sweetgum will be sure to attract attention in the landscape. The star-shaped leaves are emerald green, broadly edged in white. In early fall, the foliage acquires a pink blush. This tree will grow into a large specimen and makes an excellent shade tree.
Size at Maturity: 30' tall and 20' wide. Expect this tree to reach 10' tall and 6' wide after a decade.
Site Requirements: Full sun to part shade with rich, well drained soil.
Hardiness: USDA zones 5-9.
Plant size: Grafted tree, 18-24" with strong central leader. Grown in a 4" x 10" tree tube.
When we ship: FALL 2022. Ordering for this tree will open in late spring 2022. If you would like an email notification for when this tree is back in stock, please sign up with the button below.