Liquidambar styraciflua - Sweetgum
Sweetgum adds year-round interest to your landscape with leaves that change from bright green to deep red. It bears spiky seed balls that turn from bright green to brown. This medium growing deciduous tree can reach heights of 40-60 feet with a spread of 15-25 feet. Plant in full sun with regular watering. An excellent tree for a lawn or near streets, as roots are non-invasive; also fire-resistant for defensible space.