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Paperbark Maple

Botanical Name
Acer griseum
Min Zone
4
Max Zone
8
Height
20 to 30 feet tall
Width
One half or equal spread
Flowers
Greenish, inconspicuous
Fruit
Double samaras: 1 to 1.5 inches, wings diverge at 60 to 90 degree angle
Fall Color
Bronze, russet-red to red, late
Light
Full sun
Soil
Moist, well-drained, adaptable
Planting & Care
  • Transplant balled and burlap and container in spring
  • Tolerant of clay soils
  • pH adaptable
  • Use as specimen and site where very attractive bark can be appreciated
Problems
Verticillium wilt

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