Amur Maple Tree

Amur Maple Tree

Amur Maple Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Acer ginnala
Hardiness Zones:   3 to 8
Growth_Rate:   Slow
Site Requirements:   Sun to light shade; range of soil types; tolerates wind, dry soil and drought
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Rounded crown; often multistemmed
Height:   15 to 20'
Weight:   15 to 28'
Leaf:   1.5 to 3" opposite, simple leaves with 3 lobes; bright green colors holds up in full sun; scarlet fall color
Flower/Fruit:   Panicle of fragrant white flowers in spring; red winged seeds
Comments:    Leafs out in early spring; easy to transplant; relatively pest free; casts dense shade
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   Flame