Native Plant Encyclopedia



  Sugar MapleAcer saccharum  


  Recommended Planting Range




  

Description


Sugar maple is a dominant tree of eastern deciduous forests in North America and is widely planted for shade and colorful fall foliage. It does best on well-drained, loam soils that have leaf litter on the surface. It does not do well on compacted soils or in dry, sandy, or acidic conditions.

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