Scientific Name: Acer pensylvanicum Form: Oval - vertical
Common Name:moosewood maple Texture:Medium - coarse
Family Name:SapindaceaeHabit: Upright, Twiggy, Spreading
Plant Type: Tree - deciduous Mature Size (ht. X w.):7 - 10m x 5 - 7m
Origin: U.S. - northeast, Canada - eastern Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Simple, Lobed, Opposite, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Ovate, Deltoid, Double serrate
Flowers: Raceme, (Floriferous), Green-yellow, May- Apr
Fruit: Samara, Schizocarp, Brown, Oct- Sep
Exposure: Part sun/part shade, Deep shade, Full sun, Filtered shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Spring interest, Specimen plant, Wildlife food, Street (boulevard tree), Wind break, Accent plant, Shade tree, Winter interest, Tall background
Key ID Features:Leaves 3 forward-pointing lobes; florets yellow, about 1 cm wide, imperfect; Winter ID: buds opposite, oval, red; bark striped green/black.