Hedge Maple Tree

Hedge Maple Tree

Hedge Maple Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Acer campestre
Hardiness Zones:   4 to 8
Growth_Rate:   Slow
Site Requirements:   Sun to light shade; moist, well drained soil; tolerates drought, air pollution, wind, slightly wet and compacted soil
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Rounded; dense; often branched to the ground
Height:   25 to 35'
Weight:   25 to 35'
Leaf:   2 to 4" opposite, simple leaves with 3 to 5 rounded lobs; sometimes develops yellow to yellow green fall color late in the season
Flower/Fruit:   Not showy
Comments:    Easy to transplant; good street tree; cast dense shade; shallow root system
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   Pulverulentum (Cream flecked leaves), Royal Ruby