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Sugar Maple Tree

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Sugar Maple Tree

All-Time Customer Favorite

  • Long-lived hardwood tree
  • Grows 60-75 ft. tall
  • Attractive, symmetrical shape
  • Foliage turns crimson and gold in fall
  • Popular shade tree
  • Sap is used for syrup
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!

NOTE: We are unable to ship our trees to PO Boxes at this time.

  • 08769
  • 3-4' bareroot
  • $19.99
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  • Botanical Name: Acer saccharum
  • Height: 60 - 75 feet.
  • Spacing: 75 feet.
  • Depth: Same depth as previously planted.
  • Spread: 60 - 75 feet.
  • Light Required: Full Sun, Partial Shade
  • Color: Greenish-yellow foliage.
  • Size: 3-4' Bareroot
  • Blooms: Mid Spring, Late Spring
  • Fruit: Samara 1 - 1.5 inches long.
  • Zone: 3-8
  • Form: Tree, Shade Tree, Maple
  • Flower Form: Insignificant.
  • Soil Requirements: Acidic Soil
  • Growth Rate: Slow growth rate. 6 to 12 inches per year.
  • Pruning: Prune in late Summer if needed.
  • Foliage: Medium green foliage turning to golden, orange and red in Fall. Deciduous - loses its leaves in fall.
  • 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 its 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 its habit and Fall color. Source of maple syrup.

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