Taxon  Report   8598 
Liquidambar styraciflua  L.
Liquidambar styraciflua
© Nick Kurzenko
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Liquidambar styraciflua
© 2009 Margo Bors
Liquidambar styraciflua
© 2015 Zoya Akulova
Liquidambar styraciflua, a dicot, is a tree that is not native to California.

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Liquidambar styraciflua
© 2005 Matthew MacManes
Genus: Liquidambar
escaped cultivar, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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This plant is available commercially.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 22, 2018).

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