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Amur Maple Acer ginnala

Other plants called Amur Maple:

Phonetic Spelling
AY-ser jin-NAY-luh
Description

Easy to transplant; relatively pest-free; casts dense shade

Site: Sun to light shade; range of soil types; tolerates wind, dry soil and drought

Form: Rounded crown; often multistemmed

 

 

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#fragrant#red#white#sun#deciduous#fall color#yellow#full sun#partial shade#fragrant flowers#drought tolerant#white flowers#maple#wind tolerant#samara#multistemmed#dry soil tolerant#insect pest tolerant#pest resistant#transplant
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
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Tags:
#fragrant#red#white#sun#deciduous#fall color#yellow#full sun#partial shade#fragrant flowers#drought tolerant#white flowers#maple#wind tolerant#samara#multistemmed#dry soil tolerant#insect pest tolerant#pest resistant#transplant
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Acer
    Species:
    ginnala
    Play Value:
    Wildlife Food Source
    Particularly Resistant To (Insects/Diseases/Other Problems):
    Easy to transplant; relatively pest-free tolerates wind, dry soil and drought
    Dimensions:
    Height: 15 ft. 0 in. - 20 ft. 0 in.
    Width: 15 ft. 0 in. - 28 ft. 0 in.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Tree
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Habit/Form:
    Multi-stemmed
    Rounded
    Growth Rate:
    Slow
    Texture:
    Medium
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    Usda Plant Hardiness Zone:
    3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b
  • Fruit:
    Fruit Color:
    Brown/Copper
    Green
    Pink
    Red/Burgundy
    Fruit Type:
    Samara
    Fruit Description:
    red winged seeds
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    White
    Flower Inflorescence:
    Panicle
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Fragrant
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Spring
    Flower Description:
    Panicle of fragrant white flowers in spring
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Leaf Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Green
    Red/Burgundy
    Deciduous Leaf Fall Color:
    Red/Burgundy
    Leaf Type:
    Simple
    Leaf Arrangement:
    Opposite
    Leaf Margin:
    Lobed
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Length:
    1-3 inches
    Leaf Description:
    Leaves appear in early spring. They are 1.5 to 3 in., opposite, and simple leaves with 3 lobes; bright green colors holds up in full sun; scarlet fall color
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Design Feature:
    Shade Tree
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Drought
    Dry Soil
    Insect Pests
    Wind