Plant Data Sheet  
 
  Acer buergeranum
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Photo source: Wikipedia (GNU FDL)
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NOMENCLATURE
Botanical Name: Acer buergeranum
Common Name: Trident Maple
DESCRIPTION
This is a beautiful, moderately-sized tree, growing 20-25 feet tall and roughly as wide, that is ideal for smaller gardens and containers. Its glossy green leaves turn red, orange, and yellow in fall.
CULTURAL INFORMATION
Light Exposure: Sun or Partial Shade
Water Requirements: Moderate to Regular
Sunset Zone: 2-9, 14-17, 20, 21
USDA Zone: -20 to -15 F( Z5a)
PLANT ANATOMY
Foliage Growth Cycle: Deciduous
Plant Habit: Low spreading growth
Growth Rate: Moderate
Height (at Maturity): 20-25 ft.
Width (at Maturity): 20-25 ft.
FLOWER CHARACTERISTICS
Season: Spring
LEAF CHARACTERISTICS
Color: Dark green above; blue green on undersides
Shape: 3-lobed
Texture: Glossy
Length: 3"
BARK CHARACTERISTICS
Color: Brown
Habit: Flaking
FRUIT CHARACTERISTICS
Type: Samara - dry winged fruit
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