Plant Catalog - ACER SACCH GREEN MOUNTAIN
ACER SACCH GREEN MOUNTAIN
Acer saccharum 'Green Mountain'
Green Mountain Sugar Maple
A shade-giving deciduous tree with a pyramidal growth habit. Leaves are leathery with 3 - 5 lobes. Spring through summer foliage is deep green. Fall foliage is a signature patchwork of yellow-orange-scarlet. Tolerant of heat and drought once established. Yellow-green spring flowers give way to paired samaras. Native to hardwood forests of Eastern North America.
USDA zones: 4 - 8
Sunset zones: A2, A3; 1 - 9, 12, 14 - 24
Mature size: 40 - 60 feet high and 25 - 45 feet wide
Light needs: full sun to partial shade
Water needs: regular water