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Acer negundo

Common Name(s):
Boxelder
Cultivar(s):
Variegatum, White Lightning, Flamingo
Category:
Trees
Comment:

Male and female plants; brittle wood; boxelder bugs eat seeds on female trees

Height:
30-50 ft.
Zones:
2-9
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Range of soil types; tolerates dry to wet soil
Texture:
Medium
Form:
Rounded to irregular
Width:
20-40 ft.
Growth Rate:
Rapid
Leaf:
Opposite, leaves with 3 to 5 lobes; yellow-green fall color
Tags:
deciduous, tree, maple, samaras

NCCES plant id: 1885

Acer negundo Acer negundo leaves
Andrey Zharkikh, CC BY - 2.0
Acer negundo Acer negundo leaves and samaras
David A. Hofmann, CC BY-NC-ND - 2.0
Acer negundo Acer negundo samaras
Kent McFarland, CC BY-NC-2.0
Acer negundo Acer negundo flowers
Suzanne Cadwell, CC BY-NC-2.0
Acer negundo Acer negundo flower
Thayne Tuason, CC BY-NC-2.0