Sugar Maple (Acer saccharum)

Sugar Maple
  • Bloom/Foliage: Green turn Yellow Orange
  • Height: 40-80'
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  • Zone: 3
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  • Description:

    Acer saccharum commonly known as sugar maple is a deciduous, It will typically grow 70' tall (sometimes to 115') with a dense, rounded crown. Medium green leaves (3-6" wide with 3-5 lobes) turn yellow-orange in autumn, sometimes with considerable color variations. Sugar maples are long-lived trees which grow relatively slowly (somewhat faster in the first 35 years). Excellent shade tree.