Acer pictum subsp. mono

Painted Maple

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Tree
Growth Rate - Rounded to vase shaped; spreading
Mature Height - 30 to 40' tall
Mature Width - 30 to 40' wide
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Greenish yellow flowers on erect umbels appear with the leaves but at times without the leaves
Fruit - Winged samara
Leaf - 3 to 6" opposite, simple leaves with 5 to 7 short triangular lobes; new leaves are bronze; bright green in summer and resistant to sunburn; bright gold with crimson fall color
Fall Color - Bright gold & crimson
Bark - Smooth, gray, broken only by irregular, shallow, longitudinal fissures.
Other Features - Sap contains a certain amount of sugar and can either be used as a drink, or can be concentrated into a syrup by boiling off the water
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Prefers a good moist well-drained soil and a position that is at least moderately sunny.Grows well in heavy clay soils.
Native Habitat - E. Asia - China, Japan, Korea, Mongolia and eastern Russia
Diseases and Insects -
Strength -
Weakness -

Plants of this taxon:
-not currently in our collection-

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 pictum.