Norway Maple Tree

Norway Maple Tree

Norway Maple Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Acer platanoides
Hardiness Zones:   3 to 7
Growth_Rate:   Moderate
Site Requirements:   Sun; range of soil types (sand, clay); tolerates hot dry conditions
Texture:   Medium to coarse
Form:   Dense; rounded, symmetrical crown; spreading
Height:   40 to 50' but can reach 90'
Weight:   30 to 45'
Leaf:   Dark green simple, 5 lobbed leaf with sharp points; yellow fall color
Flower/Fruit:   Small yellowish green flowers in early spring
Comments:    Shallow roots make it difficulty to grow plants underneath; easy to transplant; tolerates air pollution; sensitive to 2 4-D
Habit:   Deciduous
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