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Acer spicatum

Also called Moose Maple


More About Acer spicatum

  • Large shrub or small tree; not normally formal
  • Leaves are dull, textured, and light green
  • Small white flowers form spiky racemes
  • Fall colours range from red to orange to yellow
  • Bloom Time: Early summer

Interesting Notes:

Native to Ontario

Zone:

4

Height:

6-7 m

Spread:

2-3 m

Colour:

White
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Mountain Maple Growing and Maintenance Tips

Mountain maples grow best in a shady, moist, fertile, slightly acidic soil. They are by nature understorey plants.


Acer spicatum Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum

Habit

Rounded

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Specimen
Naturalizing