Green Mountain Sugar Maple
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - Fast, 7.2' high 5' wide in 4 years, 14.5' in 7 yearsMature Height - 70'Mature Width - 45'Longevity - Medium, 75-150 years.
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Green inconspicuous flowers in the spring.Fruit - Samara maturing in September- OctoberLeaf - Fall Color - Orange to ScarletBark - Smooth gray-brown, older deep furrowed with long irregular ridges.Other Features - Dark green leathery foliage. Plant patent 2339Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Transplants readily balled and burlapped.Native Habitat - Zones 4-8Diseases and Insects - Good scorch resistance. Heat Tolerant performs better in dry growing areas than species.Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Maple.- Other plants of the family Aceraceae.- Other plants of the genus Acer.- Other plants of the species Acer saccharum.