Acer saccharum
Sugar Maple
Sugar Maple (shown here in flower) is often planted as a street tree, but is more subject to surface roots, disease and pest problems, leaf scorch, and leaf tatter under these urban stress conditions (including reflected heat and light, drought, channeled winds, soil compaction, restricted root zone, pollution, and winter salt).
Hear the scientific name:
Feature: Whole Plant

Category: Trees

Family: Aceraceae
Genus: Acer
Specific Epithet: saccharum
Species: Acer saccharum

Alternate Common: Rock Maple


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