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Acer saccharinum 'Pyramidale'

 Suitable Substitutions for Acer saccharinum 'Pyramidale'

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Carpinus betulus 'Fastigiata'

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More About Acer saccharinum 'Pyramidale'

  • AKA Acer saccharinum 'Fastigiatum'
  • Fast-growing, large, wide, columnar habit, maturing oval to round
  • Small, yellow flowers appear in clusters before the foliage
  • Deeply lobed, light green leaves have silvery undersides
  • Foliage turns yellow in the fall
  • Its low branches provide good screening
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

3

Height:

20-23 m

Spread:

10-13 m

Colour:

Yellow
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Pyramidal Silver Maple Growing and Maintenance Tips

Silver maple can tolerate moist to wet, sometimes mucky, often poorly drained soils. A good selection when planting on floodplains, along the edges of streams and rivers and in low woods.


Acer saccharinum 'Pyramidale' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Fast
Fast

Soil Moisture

Moist to Wet Soils
Moist to Average

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Habit

Upright
Columnar
Oval

Foliage Color

Green
Yellow

Landscape uses

Specimen
Screening (privacy)