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Cultural Details for Acer tegmentosum 'Joe Witt'

Common Name:
Joe Witt Manchurian Striped Maple

Growth Rate:

Average Mature Height:
20-30 feet high

Average Mature Width:

Flower Details:
Yellowish-green flowers hang in 3-4" long pendulous racemes

Fruit Details:
1.25 inch long samaras, wide angle/nearly horizontal.

Fall Color:
Leaves may turn golden-yellow in fall

Bark Details:
Vertical white fissured pattern. This particular cultivar has a higher amount of white compared to the species.

Disease / Insect Problems or Resistance:
Nectria canker magnet

Native Habitat:
Native to Manchuria, Korea, Russia

Other Features:
Oval to rounded growth habit; often short-lived due to disease.

Culture and Care:
Morning sun or light shade in moist, well-drained soil

This plant was blooming:

Plantings of this cultivar at Boone County Arboretum:
1034

    The information on this page may have come from one or more of the following sources:
  • Dirr, Michael. Manual of Woody Landscape Plants. Stipes Publishing. 1998.
  • Hightshoe, Gary L. Native Trees, Shrubs, and Vines for Urban and Rural America. John Wiley & Sons. 1988.
  • North Carolina Extension Plant Fact Sheets. www.ces.ncsu.edu
  • University of Connecticut Plant Database. www.hort.uconn.edu