Acer saccharum 'Green Mountain'

Green Mountain Sugar Maple

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Tree
Growth Rate - Fast, 7.2' high 5' wide in 4 years, 14.5' in 7 years
Mature Height - 70'
Mature Width - 45'
Longevity - Medium, 75-150 years.

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Green inconspicuous flowers in the spring.
Fruit - Samara maturing in September- October
Leaf -
Fall Color - Orange to Scarlet
Bark - Smooth gray-brown, older deep furrowed with long irregular ridges.
Other Features - Dark green leathery foliage. Plant patent 2339
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Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Transplants readily balled and burlapped.
Native Habitat - Zones 4-8
Diseases and Insects - Good scorch resistance. Heat Tolerant performs better in dry growing areas than species.
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- Other plants with the common name Maple.
- Other plants of the family Aceraceae.
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