Boxelder Tree

Boxelder Tree

Boxelder Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Acer negundo
Hardiness Zones:   2 to 9
Growth_Rate:   Rapid
Site Requirements:   Range of soil types; tolerates dry to wet soil
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Rounded to irregular
Height:   30 to 50'
Weight:   20 to 40
Leaf:   Opposite, leaves with 3 to 5 lobes; yellow-green fall color
Flower/Fruit:   --
Comments:    Male and female plants; brittle wood; boxelder bugs eat seeds on female trees
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   Variegatum, White Lightning, Flamingo