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Species: Acer x freemanii

Acer x freemanii

Freeman Maple

Found on Course Walks

Maples, Beeches and Others, Campus trees walk

Map of plant locations

(Plant location data may be incomplete)

In Collection(s):

Recommended Urban Trees Collection

Ornamental Characteristics

Tree > 30 feet

Deciduous

Environmental Characteristics

Full sun

5a

Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4)

Occasionally saturated or very wet soil; Consistently moist, well-drained soil; Occasional periods of dry soil
See graphic below

Insect Disease

No diseases listed

Bare Root Transplanting

Easy

Other

A naturally occurring or nurseryman encouraged hybrid between Acer rubrum and Acer saccharinum. Shares the qualities of both parents variably. Generally has the smooth silvery bark and good red fall color of A. rubrum, more incised leaves like A. saccharinum. Generally less prone to breaking than A. saccharinum.

Moisture Tolerance Graphic

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Moisture Tolerance

Moisture graphic
Occasionally saturated or very wet soil
Consistently moist, well-drained soil
Occasional periods of dry soil
Prolonged periods of dry soil
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