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Cultural Details for Acer griseum

Common Name:
Paperbark Maple

Growth Rate:

Average Mature Height:

Average Mature Width:

Flower Details:
Few or solitary, greenish

Fruit Details:
Samara 1-1.5" long, pubescent, woody nutlet

Fall Color:
Bronze, russet-red

Bark Details:
Young stems rich brown, older wood has a beautiful exfoliating cinnamon, red-brown bark.

Disease / Insect Problems or Resistance:
None serious

Native Habitat:
Central China

Other Features:
Ornamental bark

Culture and Care:
Ph adaptable, full sun

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

Plantings of this cultivar at Boone County Arboretum:
1303, 2860, 2870, 2880

    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.
  • University of Connecticut Plant Database.