Paperbark Maple
Did you know?

The seeds of Paperbark Maple trees (Acer griseum) are typically sterile, as only 1 - 8% of them are viable and can grow into saplings. 

Up to 40 feet tall
Flowers, Fruit, Foliage
Tiny, green flowers are inconspicuous. Fruit are winged samaras. Leaves are unique for a maple, as they are trifoliate and coarsely toothed. The bark is an attractive cinnamon-brown color and exfoliates year-round, adding winter interest.
Pests & Diseases
None serious
Landscape Use
Great as a specimen, accent, or landscape tree
Care Practices
Plant in moist, well-drained soil in an area with full sun. These small trees are adaptable to a variety of soil and moisture conditions, but they are not cold hardy or heat tolerant.
Native Range