Acer griseum Paperbark Maple Tree
Choice and unusual.
Exfoliating bark unveils new bark of warm orange-red.
Acer griseum is the much sought-after Paperback Maple. This is one of the finest specimen trees for the small property. Rich green leaves and exfoliating bark revealing gleaming orange-red new bark, turning green for summer before burnishing bright orange and red for autumn. An exceptional multi-season Maple!
Easy to establish, this tree eventually reaches 25 feet tall and 18 feet wide. This Acer is difficult to propagate, so supply is often limited.
|Zone||4 - 8|
|Bloom Season||Early Summer|
|Plant Height||20 ft - 30 ft|
|Plant Width||15 ft - 25 ft|
|Additional Characteristics||Easy Care Plants, Fall Color, Variegated|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green, Mix, Orange, Red|
|Light Requirements||Full Sun, Part Shade|
|Moisture Requirements||Moist, well-drained|
|Soil Tolerance||Normal, loamy|
|Uses||Border, Fall Color, Foliage Interest, Ornamental, Specimen|
|Restrictions||Canada, Guam, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands|