Liquidambar styraciflua ‘Hilleri’

Early colouring Sweetgum

Technical information

Height: 10-20m x Width: 8m

Habit & Growth rate: Moderate to fast growth rate. The Liquidambar styraciflua 'Hilleri' is an impressive Autumn colouring shade tree.

Foliage: The Liquidambar styraciflua 'Hilleri' displays glossy green foliage, changing to yellow, orange and crimson in autumn. Leaves have a curled effect adding to the aesthetic value.


The Liquidambar straciflua 'Hilleri' is an early colouring sweetgum. Adaptable to a variety of conditions and soils but prefers well-drained soils. Tolerates low levels of drought and frost. 




All plant dimensions are estimates only and ultimate size and growth rates will depend on growing conditions, particularly when used in some urban environments.