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Sugar Maple Tree

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Long-lived hardwood casts shade in spring and summer; rich crimson and gold fall foliage. Grows 60-75 ft. tall with a symmetrical shape. Sap is used for syrup. Does sweet things for your yard, too! Bareroot. Not available in CT.
  • Zone 3 - 8 (-30° F.).
  • Height 60 - 75 feet.
  • Shade Required Full sun to partial shade.

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  • 3- 4 ft.- 1 bareroot
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Product Details

  • Botanical Name: Acer saccharum
  • Height: 60 - 75 feet.
  • Spacing: 75 feet.
  • Depth: Same depth as previously planted.
  • Spread: 60 - 75 feet.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun to partial shade.
  • Color: Greenish-yellow foliage.
  • Foliage: Medium green foliage turning to golden, orange and red in Fall.
  • Blooms: April, before leaves appear.
  • Fruit: Samara 1 - 1.5 inches long.
  • Form: Deciduous, perennial.
  • Flower Form: Insignificant.
  • Soil Requirements: Well-drained, moist, fertile, slightly acidic soil.
  • Growth Rate: Slow growth rate. 6 to 12 inches per year.
  • Pruning: Prune in late Summer if needed.
  • Size: 1/4 inch.
  • Comments: If soil is heavy, mix with peat moss, dehydrated cow manure, or compost. Hold plant in hole with previous planting stain at ground level. Spread roots, add soil to fill 1/2 way, compact soil, complete fillling, compact soil, water well. Commonly lives 75 - 100 years. Medium to dark green leaves in Summer. Yellow, orange and red tones in Fall. Bark is dark gray-black with age. Water deeply once per week to keep the tree at it's best. Feed yearly with a commercial 10-10-10 fertilizer according to directions. One of the most popular lawn and road specimen trees due to it's habit and Fall color. Unable to ship to: AE, AK, CT, GU, HI, PR.
  • Unable to ship to: AE AK GU HI PR

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