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Sweet Gum is a beautiful variety of tree that is well suited for growth zones two through six. Also known as Liquidambar Styraciflua, this tree can grow upwards of one hundred feet and can adapt to a wide range of soil conditions. It is easy to plant and maintain and only needs a full sunlight environment to take really off. This tree also has a sweet smell that will fill the landscape and make it very welcoming. It is great for adding shade or just creating a focal point in the garden area. It will sport shiny green leaves during the warmer months and will have a spectacular display of color in the fall.