Common name: Sugar maple
Origin: North America, Canada
Height at maturity: up to 20 meters
Exposure: sunny, partial shade
Plant type: tree
Flower color: greenish yellow
Type of soil: rather clayey, avoid limestone, well draining
Use: in the garden, isolated
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Storage of seeds: 2 years in a dry place away from light at 3/4°C (refrigerator)
A deciduous tree with a dense crown, it bears large, broad, oval leaves of a medium green color. They are 8 to 20 centimeters long with 3 to 5 rounded lobes.
In spring, it produces greenish-yellow flowers. In autumn, the leaves take on orange, red and yellow hues.
To be used in the garden as an ornamental tree or to grow as a bonsai, this tree is the one that provides the famous maple syrup just like Acer rubrum present on the site.