Acer buergeranum – Trident Maple

Pictures to follow….
Will have to be carefull with this one not so hardy

a.k.a. Three-toothed Maple

Family: Aceraceae (ay-ser-AY-see-ee)
Genus: Acer (AY-ser)
Species: buergerianum (bur-ger-ee-AY-num)

Synonym:Acer buergeranum

Category:
Trees

Height:
20-30 ft. (6-9 m)

Spacing:
15-20 ft. (4.7-6 m)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8° C (-20° F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Bloom Color:
Inconspicuous/none

Bloom Time:
Mid Spring

Foliage:
Deciduous

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Provides winter interest

Soil pH requirements:
5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

Propagation Methods:
From semi-hardwood cuttings
From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall

Seed Collecting:
Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds

About the Author

Maria

Maria is currently growing everything from seed that she can lay her hands on. Also playing with colours and textures to fulfill her garden desires...