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Acer saccharum 'Columnare'

Acer saccharum 'Columnare' - Columnar Sugar Maple

Acer saccharum 'Columnare' - Columnar Sugar Maple

More About Acer saccharum 'Columnare'

  • Narrow, upright crown, typically branched to the ground
  • Foliage is green in the summer, becoming orange-red in the fall
  • Use individually for a vertical accent, or in a row for screening

Zone:

4

Height:

10-12 m

Spread:

2-3 m
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Columnar Sugar Maple Growing and Maintenance Tips

An excellent specimen when planting in a narrow area, providing beautiful, fall colour. Avoid planting in areas where soil compaction, road salt and pollution are a factor.


Acer saccharum 'Columnare' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Full Shade
Full Shade

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Habit

Columnar
Upright
Compact

Foliage Color

Orange
Red
Green

Landscape uses

Screening (privacy)
Naturalizing
Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Acer saccharum 'Columnare'

Acer saccharinum 'Pyramidale'

Acer saccharinum 'Pyramidale'

Pyramidal Silver Maple