Why do autumn leaves bother to turn red?
...trees rooted in them, according to a forest survey out of North Carolina.
By taking careful stock and laboratory analyses of the autumn foliage of sweetgum
and red maple trees along transects from floodplains to ridge-tops in a nature preserve in Charlotte, N.C., former University of North Carolina at Cha...
Sweetgum tree could help lessen shortage of bird flu drug
... The sweetgum
tree grows widely throughout the country and is kn...s say.
Chemists have found that the seeds of the sweetgum
fruit contain significant amounts of shikimic acid...t source, until now.
"Our work gives the hearty sweetgum
tree another purpose, one that may help to allevia...
Liquidambar styraciflua - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Liquidambar styraciflua (American Sweetgum
, Redgum) is a deciduous tree in the ... Sweetgum
is one of the most common southern hardwoods. ... American Sweetgum
Sweetgum - Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaSweetgum
(Liquidambar) is a genus of four species of flowering plants in the family Altingiaceae, though formerly often treated in the Hamamelidaceae. They are all large, deciduous trees, 25-40 m tall, with palmately lobed leaves arranged spirally on the stems. The...
is also known as redgum, star-leaved gum, alligator-wood, and gumtree. ... Sweetgum
is second in production only to oaks among hardwoods. ...
NYSite West Side - Sweet Gum TreeSWEETGUM
TREE Liquidambar styraciflua L. Common Names: Sweet gum
, Redgum, Star-leaved gum, Bilsted, Alligator Tree and Liquidambar. ...
Tree Details—The Tree Guide at arborday.org
This official site of the Arbor Day Foundation provides information about planting and caring for ... Deep, glossy green star-shaped leaves mark the Sweetgum
PLANTS Profile for Liquidambar styraciflua (sweetgum) | USDA PLANTS
A PLANTS profile of Liquidambar styraciflua (sweetgum
) from the USDA PLANTS database ... sweetgum
. Threatened and Endangered Information: Liquidambar styraciflua L. ...