EPPO Global Database

Liquidambar styraciflua(LIQST)

Last modification: 2002-02-03

Basic information
  • EPPO code: LIQST
  • Preferred name: Liquidambar styraciflua
  • Authority: Linnaeus


North and Central America. Cultivated as an ornamental and street tree, for example in southern Europe

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Common names
Name Language
amerikanischer Amberbaum German
American sweet gum English
red gum English
sweetgum English (US)
liquidambar Spanish
ocozol Spanish
likidambar Basque
copal d'Amérique French
copalme d'Amérique French
liquidambar d'Amérique French
albero dello storace Italian
liquidambra d'America Italian
nocino d'America Italian
アメリカフウ Japanese
amerika-hû Japanese
Amerikaanse amberboom Dutch
ambrowiec amerykański Polish
ambrowiec balsamiczny Polish
árvore-do-âmbar Portuguese
liquidâmbar Portuguese
ликвидамбр смолоносный Russian
ambraträd Swedish
amerikan günlüğü Turkish