Specifications

  • Zone 3,4,5,6,7,8,9
  • Bloom Color Yellow,Green
  • Bloom Season Spring
  • Usage Deer Resistant,Shade,Drought Tolerant Plants
  • Ships November Through April
  • Height At Maturity Over 20 Feet
  • Exposure Sun And Shade,Full Sun
  • Categories Seedlings
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Sweet Gum Seedlings

Tree Seedlings
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Sweet Gum Seedlings is a Popular Ornamental Deciduous 

Sweet Gum, This deciduous tree of the Altingiaceae family is famous for ornamental landscaping that’s sophisticated enough to display olfactory promenades delivering a pleasantly memorable scent. It matures into a conic egg shape presenting colorful leaves of yellow, beige, green, and red simultaneously during Autumn. It thrives in Hardy Planting Zone #5 and can tolerate zones 6 through 9 also, preferring deep, moist soil. It’s flexible in that you may successfully plant it in areas of full sunshine equally as partly shady. Likewise, Sweetgum Trees grow well in soil from clay to sand and from acidic to somewhat alkaline. Landscapers also appreciate its symmetrical character. The Sweet Gum Tree is commonly referred to as Alligator wood, American Storax, American Sweetgum, Bilsted, Hazel Pine, Redgum, Satin Walnut, and StarLeaved Gum. Usual cultivation enjoys a 50 to 70ft (15 to 21m) mature tree for generations while it may grow as tall as 150ft (46m) in the wild and is known to live as long as 400 years. Its bark presents an attractive light brown or grey with speckles of red throughout jagged-edged vertical streaks, and its signature balls are reminiscent of a starfish in a 3D pop-up book. The 5 point greenish to brown flowers begins to show from March to May and continue on display throughout Autumn. The wood of this tree is harvested for many productive uses, and the sap it yields develops into resin similarly helpful and is what gifts us with the pleasure of its aroma.

Sweet Gum Seedlings are Perfect for Shade and Encircling Large Lawns

Once planted, they require little care other than occasional watering. The seedlings take root quickly and, once growing towards full height, are perfect shade trees or lovelily encircle a large lawn. While beautiful all year round with their spiky seed pods and star-shaped leaves, Sweet Gum trees are especially gorgeous in the fall when their leaves turn stunning shades of purple, pink, orange, and yellow. The seed pods also remain on the tree throughout the winter months, adding much-needed vibrancy and color to a dull landscape.

Sweet Gum trees are good to use on a lawn and look amazing as they have beautiful crowns. They can work great to create a lovely shady spot for a yard and provide gorgeous color in the summer as they are covered with bright green leaves. During the fall months, the leaves change to orange and a golden yellow.

Sweet Gum Seedlings is For Sale at Tennessee Wholesale Nursery with Fast Shipping and Low Rates

 

 

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