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Acer spicatum

Common Name(s):
Mountain maple
Categories:
Native Plants, Trees
Comment:

Not well-adapted to cultivation; short-trunked; bushy habit; yellow, orange to red fall foliage

Height:
10-30 ft.
Flower:
Small, greenish yellow flowers in early summer
Zones:
2-7
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Sun to partial shade; cool, moist soil
Texture:
Medium
Form:
Short trunk; bushy habit
Exposure:
Sun to partial shade; prefers cool, shady, moist soil
Fruit:
Small, greenish yellow flowers in early summer
Width:
10-20 ft.
Growth Rate:
Slow to moderate
Leaf:
2 to 5 in. opposite, simple, leaves with 3 to 5 lobes; yellow, orange to red fall color

NCCES plant id: 431

Acer spicatum Acer Spicatum Leaves
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