SUGAR MAPLE

(Acer saccharum)

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1.  Autumn Tree

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2.  Keys & Leaf

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3.  Autumn Tree


Description

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Fruit:

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Species Requirements

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Care

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Maintenance Tips:

  • Sugar maples grow best away from metropolitan areas and should be set off from roadways.
  • Planted perhaps in the middle of a lawn, in more suburban regions.
  • Does best when planted in location where it will have ample room to spread.
  • Best time to prune is in months May-July, and between November-December.

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