Other common names : Silver Maple, Soft Maple
Synonym : Acer dasycarpum
- Deciduous broad-leaved tree.
Physical Properties :
- Under optimum conditions, grows to 15-20 m height, 15-20 m spread and it attracts attention with pyramid form.
- Leaves are loby, upper surface light green, down surface of leaves are silvery-green coloured.
- Leaves that turn yellow in autumn starts getting red coloured before defoliate.
Sun Request :
- Prefer full sunlight.
Bloom Time and Colour :
- It has pale yellow coloured flowers before leaves grows.
Fruit Time and Colour :
- After flowering period it has winged fruits.
- It has resistance to environmental pollution and pruning.
- There is no soil preferences.
- It has resistance to cold and wind.
- Allows high branching tree structure to use as road tree.
- USDA Zone 3a: -39.9 °C (-40 °F)
- USDA Zone 3b: -37.2 °C (-35 °F)
- USDA Zone 4a: -34.4 °C (-30 °F)
- USDA Zone 4b: -31.6 °C (-25 °F)
- USDA Zone 5a: -28.8 °C (-20 °F)
- USDA Zone 5b: -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
- USDA Zone 6a: -23.3 °C (-10 °F)
- USDA Zone 6b: -20.5 °C (-5 °F)
- USDA Zone 7a: -17.7 °C (0 °F)
- USDA Zone 7b: -14.9 °C (5 °F)
- USDA Zone 8a: -12.2 °C (10 °F)
- USDA Zone 8b: -9.4 °C (15 °F)