Boone County Arboretum
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Cultural Details for Acer campestre

Common Name:
Hedge Maple, Field Maple

Growth Rate:
slow

Average Mature Height:
35'

Average Mature Width:
35'

Flower Details:
Green, ineffective, May

Fruit Details:
Samara- 1.25-1.75" long, 0.33-0.5" wide

Fall Color:
Yellow, yellow-green, late Oct.

Bark Details:
Gray-black, lightly ridged and furrowed

Disease / Insect Problems or Resistance:
None serious

Native Habitat:
Europe, Near East and Africa

Other Features:
Best maple for dry alkaline soil, good under utility lines, low height

Culture and Care:
Full sun to light shade, extremely adaptable, air pollution tolerant, any pH

This plant was blooming:
4/14/2010 - 4/19/2010

Plantings of this cultivar at Boone County Arboretum:
1302, 1500, 2885

    The information on this page may have come from one or more of the following sources:
  • Dirr, Michael. Manual of Woody Landscape Plants. Stipes Publishing. 1998.
  • Hightshoe, Gary L. Native Trees, Shrubs, and Vines for Urban and Rural America. John Wiley & Sons. 1988.
  • North Carolina Extension Plant Fact Sheets. www.ces.ncsu.edu
  • University of Connecticut Plant Database. www.hort.uconn.edu