Liquidambar styraciflua Palo Alto

  • Height 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft

Palo Alto features deeply lobed leaves which turn fiery orange and red colours in the autumn. In good conditions the autumnal foliage colours are amongst the most long-lasting of any Liquidambar.

Palo Alto trees for sale

Item
Height in 10 years
Price inc. VAT
Quantity
3-year Palo Alto tree - in a 12L pot
3m-5m tall after 10 years
£49.95
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How to grow

Palo Alto grows with a slender upright form and does not require much space.

For best results plant in a sunny spot in well-drained soil.

Palo Alto characteristics

Growing

  • Attractive features: Attractive tree / plant Attractive bark Autumn foliage colour
  • Height 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
  • Growth habit: Upright
  • Growth rate: Average
  • Vigour: Average vigour
  • Site conditions: Free-draining site
  • Sunlight: Prefers full sun
  • Useful for: Open spaces
  • Hardiness rating (RHS): H6 (to -20C)
  • Pruning: Light prune
  • Gardening skill: Suitable for beginners

Identification

  • Leaf colour: Green
  • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
  • Annual cycle: Deciduous
  • Awards: RHS Award of Garden Merit
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