Acer saccharum

Sugar Maple

Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • A native selection
  • Oval, spreading canopy; nice shade tree
  • Great fall foliage of yellow, orange and red!
  • Typical growth of 12-24" annually
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Attracts Songbirds
Attracts Songbirds
Average Water
Average Water
Moist, Well-Drained
Moist, Well-Drained

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Prefers a moist, slightly acidic and well-drained soil

Low maintenance plant; little pruning needs

Fertilize in the spring when leaves emerge


Height: 60-70 ft
Spread: 50-60 ft
Price Level 1: $74.99~#3
Bloom Color:
Zone: 4-8
Price Level 2: $149.99~#7

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Specimen
  • Fall Color
  • Focal Point
  • Native


  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun


  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Fall

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Songbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Moist, Well-Drained