Acer saccharum
Sugar Maple
Trees that flower are usually prized for their showy petals and vibrant colors, but Sugar Maple demonstrates that other structures (primarily the long pedicels) and colors (lime to chartreuse) may also be appealing.
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Feature: Flowers

Category: Trees

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

Alternate Common: Rock Maple


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