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Acer nigrum 'Greencolumn'

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Early Fall Colour, Photo Courtesy of JF Schmidt

Early Fall Colour, Photo Courtesy of JF Schmidt

More About Acer nigrum 'Greencolumn' (PP3722)

  • AKA Acer saccharum subsp. nigrum 'Green Column'
  • Greenish-yellow flower clusters
  • A selection of black maple with an upright oval form
  • Very similar to the sugar maple but better adapted to hot, dry conditions
  • Light green summer foliage turns golden-orange in the fall
  • Bloom Time: April to May

Zone:

4

Height:

15-17 m

Spread:

7-8 m

Colour:

Yellow
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Greencolumn Maple Growing and Maintenance Tips

Best in a moist, fertile, slightly acidic soil. Mature trees have some tolerance to drought.


Acer nigrum 'Greencolumn' (PP3722) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fall Color
Deciduous

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Oval
Upright

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Acer nigrum 'Greencolumn'

Acer negundo 'Sensation'

Acer negundo 'Sensation'

Sensation Boxelder Maple

Acer saccharum

Acer saccharum

Sugar Maple

Acer nigrum

Acer nigrum

Black Maple