Acer truncatum
Acer truncatum Acer truncatum

Acer truncatum Shantung Maple

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Description

Small maple with potential for street or residential areas. Great heat and drought tolerance.

Form:
Rounded, Deciduous, Shadetree
Size:
Small 25-30’ x 25-30’
Rate:
Slow
Zone:
4-8
Leaves:
Reddish purple when emerging gradually changing to dark glossy green in summer; fall color is an excellent combination of red-yellow-orange.
Bark:
Mature trunks are rough and fissured
Fruit:
Samaras, not showy
Flowers:
Not showy
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