Sugar Maple
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Sugar Maple
Sugar Maple
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Sugar Maple

Sugar Maple

  • 1 seedling
    25 seedlings
    50 seedlings
    100 seedlings
    Unit price per 


Acer saccharum

A native tree with a dense, spreading crown, to 80 feet in height; bark light gray to gray-brown, rough, deeply furrowed, and darker with age.

Sugar maple is the only tree today used for commercial syrup production, as its sap has twice the sugar content of other maple species.

Current Sale Size: 1-2 year old seedlings, 18-24"

* Bundles of 25 qualify for Mix & Match discount, see Hardwoods collection for more information.

Growth Rate: Moderate (6-12" / year)

Soils: Sand, Loam, Clay

Moisture: Dry to Moist

Shade Tolerance: Full Sun to Part Shade

Mature Height: 60-80 ft.

Deer Damage Potential: High

Origin: Native

Uses: Fall Color, Lumber, Reforestation, Shade

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