Acer platanoides ‘Emerald Queen’ ‘ Norway Maple – Maple –


Acer platanoides – Norway Maple – Maple – This deciduous tree can grow 80’ feet tall and 50’ feet wide, and is found across Europe. It thrives in a multiplied of soils and situations. The 3-6” inch 5 lobed bright green leaves exude milky sap when cut. Conspicuous yellow-green flowers appear before the leaves followed by 2” inch long and wide angled winged fruits. In autumn leaves turn clear yellow. It cast down deep shade and out compete most plants for water and nutrients. It has many cultivars that are used in small gardens and street trees. Prefers full sun.
‘Emerald Queen’ –A fast grower that grows 50’ feet tall and 40’ feet wide with an oval rounded head with bright yellow autumn color.