Sugar Maple | Acer saccharum
This wonderful shade tree is undoubtedly the largest and finest of our native maples. Slow to medium in growth rate and very hardy, it prefers rich, well-drained soil. Fall color is simply spectacular, ranging from rich, brilliant yellows to all shades of oranges and red.
Shape: Upright, rounded
Exposure: Full Sun
Foliage: Dark green
Fall Foliage: Rich yellow to red