Mountain Maple

Botanical Name: Acer spicatum

Height: to about 4 m

Season of bloom: May, plus showy keys through summer into fall

Growing Conditions:

Wildlife benefits: Keys are eaten by birds and small mammals

From Ottawa Valley or eastern Ontario sources: Yes

Remarks: Foliage colours orange in autumn.

Similar species: Striped Maple

Availability: We are no longer propagating this small tree. To return to the list of plants, Plants