Worplesdon Sweetgum

Liquidamber styraciflua ‘ worplesdon sweetgum’
This is broadly conical, deciduous tree. Star-shaped leaves are reminiscent of some maples. They have 5-7 narrow lobes and appear either alternate or palmate and medium green and glossy, turning to striking apricot-oranges. Leaves are followed by mace-like fruit clusters. Plant in full sun for best fall colors.

Zones: Hardy to Zone 5
Leaf Description: Green leaf.  Purple, red and yellow fall color
Flower Description: Not significant
Mature Height: 50-60 ft
Mature Spread: 30-40 ft
Growth Rate: Moderate
Habit: Upright
Light Requirements: Best in full sun
Soil Tolerances: Adaptable