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Scientific Name: Acer tegmentosum 'Joe Witt'
Pronunciation: AY-sur teg-men-TOE-zum
Common Name: Manchurian snakebark maple, Manchu striped maple, Joe Witt striped maple
Family Name: Sapindaceae
Plant Type: Tree - deciduous
Key ID Features: Branches pale green at first becoming striped chalk-white; leaves 3-5 lobed. Winter ID: vase shaped; buds opposite, dark red, pointy; bark green striped.
Course(s): HORT 2355

Habit: Open, Spreading
Form: Oval - horizontal
Texture: Medium - coarse
Mature Size:
Height:7 - 10m
Spread:7 - 10m
Growth Rate:Moderate
Origin: Garden origin (Manchuria, Korea)
Hardiness Rating: Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Exposure: Filtered shade, Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil/ Growing Medium: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Accent plant, Fall interest, Shade tree, Specimen plant, Spring interest, Summer interest
Additional Info: Google
Manchurian snakebark maple, Manchu striped maple, Joe Witt striped maple
Leaf Morphology: Glossary
Form: Lobed, Simple
Arrangement: Opposite
Texture/ Venation: Soft flexible
Surfaces: Glabrous
Colour in Fall: Yellow
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Ovate
Apices: Acuminate
Margins: Double serrate
Additional Info: 3-5 shallow lobes

Inflorescence Type: Floriferous, Raceme
Flower Morphology:n/a
Number of Petals:5
Corolla Shape:Campanulate
Ovary Position:Superior
Colour (petals): Not showy, Green-yellow
Flower Scent: None
Flower Time at Peak: Apr, May
Additional Info: raceme slender and pendant
Fruit Type: Samara
Fruit Colour: Brown
Fruiting Time: Apr
Additional Info: Showy, wings held horizontally
Bark Morphology: Showy, Smooth
Bark or Stem Colour: White, Green
Additional Info:vertical fissures
Leaf Bud Type: Valvate
Organ Modifications: Fibrous-like roots

Propagation: Seed
(ENA) Eastern North American planting : dead?
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