The Sweet Gum tree will make an excellent shade tree for your lawn. It will grow to be 60 to 75 feet high when fully grown. It will also grow to be 40 to 50 feet wide. This tree prefers full sun.
Climate Zones: 5 to 9
Mature Height: 60 to 70 ft.
Mature Width: 40 to 50 ft.
Growth/Year: 1 to 2 ft.
Sunlight: Preferrs Full Sun.
Soil Conditions: Preferrs Acidic, Moist Soils.
Botanical Name: Liquidambar Styraciflua