Sugar Maple Seedlings

 Sugar Maple Seedlings, Acer Saccharum

 

 In the summer months if you are in drought-prone areas you will have to give this tree water. This tree is loved by many because of the bright red and orange leaves that it produces during the fall months, this tree is often a show stopper among people who drive by. You will love having this tree in your yard. It is easy to grow and will last for many many years. 

 

The Sugar Maple tree has a lot of close relatives such as the Bigtooth Maple. Some botanists even classify Bigtooth Maple as a subspecies of the Sugar Maple. However, it is the Norway Maple that Sugar Maple is often confused. Ironically, they are not closely related when it comes to genus. It is easy to identify a Sugar Maple from a Norway Maple if you know what to look. Sugar Maple has a clear sap while Norway Maple has a white colored sap. Sugar Maple has brown sharp tipped buds while the Norway Maple has more of a green or reddish tipped buds. The leaf lobes of Sugar maple are more in triangle shape while Norway Maple has more of a squarish leaf lobes.

 

Sugar Maple has lots of uses. In fact, it is one of the most important trees in Canada because of the sap which is the primary ingredient in making maple syrup. It is possible to make Maple syrup from other kinds of tree sap. However, the sugar content in Sugar Maple is the highest among the species, and other trees produce a more cloudy sap.

 

One of the best things about Sugar Maple is the wood that it produces. Sugar Maple wood is one of the densest and hardest. The wood is often used as flooring or furniture making it highly prized by woodworkers and woodcrafters.

 

Any decent bowling pins and bowling alleys are made from Sugar Maple wood. The wood is also used in most basketball courts. In fact, the wood flooring that is used in the NBA is manufactured from Sugar Maple. In the baseball league, Sugar Maple baseball bats are very popular. Most skateboards are made of Sugar Maple wood. Sugar Maple wood is also used in making musical instruments like the sides and back of violins, guitar necks, and drum shells.

 

If you are interested buying Sugar Maple tree for your home, then you can hardly go wrong with it. The tree is often a favorite when it comes to being a garden tree or street tree. The tree is fast growing, easy to transplant, easy to propagate and produces beautiful colors in the fall. Sugar Maple can grow in any soil, even if it is sandy, as long as it is not very dry. Loose or light clay soils are also known to support the tree. This makes Sugar Maple a viable option for homeowners who are living in an area having loose or light clay soils. However, the best medium for rooting for the tree is a rooted well-drained loam.

 

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 Sugar Maple Seedlings, Acer Saccharum

 

 In the summer months if you are in drought-prone areas you will have to give this tree water. This tree is loved by many because of the bright red and orange leaves that it produces during the fall months, this tree is often a show stopper among people who drive by. You will love having this tree in your yard. It is easy to grow and will last for many many years. 

 

The Sugar Maple tree has a lot of close relatives such as the Bigtooth Maple. Some botanists even classify Bigtooth Maple as a subspecies of the Sugar Maple. However, it is the Norway Maple that Sugar Maple is often confused. Ironically, they are not closely related when it comes to genus. It is easy to identify a Sugar Maple from a Norway Maple if you know what to look. Sugar Maple has a clear sap while Norway Maple has a white colored sap. Sugar Maple has brown sharp tipped buds while the Norway Maple has more of a green or reddish tipped buds. The leaf lobes of Sugar maple are more in triangle shape while Norway Maple has more of a squarish leaf lobes.

 

Sugar Maple has lots of uses. In fact, it is one of the most important trees in Canada because of the sap which is the primary ingredient in making maple syrup. It is possible to make Maple syrup from other kinds of tree sap. However, the sugar content in Sugar Maple is the highest among the species, and other trees produce a more cloudy sap.

 

One of the best things about Sugar Maple is the wood that it produces. Sugar Maple wood is one of the densest and hardest. The wood is often used as flooring or furniture making it highly prized by woodworkers and woodcrafters.

 

Any decent bowling pins and bowling alleys are made from Sugar Maple wood. The wood is also used in most basketball courts. In fact, the wood flooring that is used in the NBA is manufactured from Sugar Maple. In the baseball league, Sugar Maple baseball bats are very popular. Most skateboards are made of Sugar Maple wood. Sugar Maple wood is also used in making musical instruments like the sides and back of violins, guitar necks, and drum shells.

 

If you are interested buying Sugar Maple tree for your home, then you can hardly go wrong with it. The tree is often a favorite when it comes to being a garden tree or street tree. The tree is fast growing, easy to transplant, easy to propagate and produces beautiful colors in the fall. Sugar Maple can grow in any soil, even if it is sandy, as long as it is not very dry. Loose or light clay soils are also known to support the tree. This makes Sugar Maple a viable option for homeowners who are living in an area having loose or light clay soils. However, the best medium for rooting for the tree is a rooted well-drained loam.

 

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Min Purchase Qty: 250 units
Description: Latin Name- Acer Saccharum Hardy Planting Zone- 4-9 Mature Height- 82-115 ft Width- 25-30 Sun or Shade- Partial Shade