(Silver Maple, Silver Queen Silver Maple)
Silver queen silver maple is a fast growing large, open, shade tree with an upright habit that originates from eastern North America. Its medium green leaves have gray-green undersides and change to yellow in fall. This is a seedless selection, so it is less messy and will not seed in. Though adaptable to a variety of soils, this tree tends to be weak-wooded and may be subject to damage during storms. Silver maple is most commonly planted as a shade tree in large open areas.
(Fall Fiesta® Sugar Maple, Sugar Maple)
If outstanding fall color is what you are looking for in a tree, look no further. Fall Fiesta® sugar maple is a tall, deciduous shade tree with a rounded canopy. Its glossy, dark green summer foliage has a more leathery texture than standard sugar maples and gives way to spectacular hues of yellow, orange and red in the fall.
Sugar maple performs best in full to partial sun and excels in neutral or acidic, average to fertile soils with good drainage. It is widely used as a fast-growing shade...
James H. Schutte
(Commemoration Sugar Maple, Sugar Maple)
The exceptional sugar maple 'Commemoration' has a neat oval-shaped crown, thick glossy green leaves and is very easy to propagate. It was discovered by Willet N. Wandell in his seedling beds at Duncan Nursery outside of Champaign, Illinois. This medium-sized hardy deciduous tree looks attractive all season and its five-lobed leaves with many additional large teeth change to reddish orange in fall.
Sugar maples develop the best crown growth in full to partial sun and tolerate a wide range of...
Gerald L. Klingaman
The Globose sugar maple has a rounded, well-branched canopy and thick, somewhat glossy green leaves that become a warm yellow with orange hints in autumn. This round-canopied, small, hardy deciduous tree is native to eastern North America and has large, broad, five-lobed leaves which become golden yellow in fall. In early spring, the branches are filled with tiny, pendent, light yellow-green flowers before the leaves emerge. Blossoms are visited by bees and result in the development of samaras: two...
James H. Schutte
(Green Mountain Sugar Maple, Sugar Maple)
The 'Green Mountain' sugar maple has an oval to pyramidal, well-branched canopy and thick, waxy, glossy-green leaves that become a vibrant, friendly orange in autumn. Native to eastern North America, sugar maple is a large, hardy deciduous tree with broad, five-lobed leaves. The leaves of 'Green Mountain' become orange in fall, often mottled with yellow and red. In early spring, the branches are filled with tiny, pendent, light yellow-green flowers before the leaves emerge. Blossoms are visited by...