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Acer griseum

More About Acer griseum

  • One of the most distinct cultivars in the maple genus
  • Cinnamon-brown bark exfoliates in paper-thin strips like birch
  • Slow-growing species with an oval shape
  • Fall colour can be brilliant red
  • Insect resistant
  • Bloom Time: April

Zone:

4

Height:

6-7 m

Spread:

5-6 m

Colour:

Yellow
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Paperbark Maple Growing and Maintenance Tips

Adaptable to many soil conditions, however, it grows best in a well-drained, moist soil. It can be grown as a specimen tree or multi-stemmed plant. 


Acer griseum Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Slow

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Oval
Rounded
Multi-stem/Clump form

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Acer griseum

Acer triflorum

Acer triflorum

Three-flower Maple

Acer buergerianum

Acer buergerianum

Trident Maple, Three Toothed Maple