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Acer campestre

Acer campestre L.

hedge maple

NCBG PLANT INDEX
ID_PLANT: ACCA5
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Acer campestre
GENUS: Acer
FAMILY: ACERAC - Aceraceae (Maple Family)

NCBG DESCRIPTIVES
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COMMENTS:
HEIGHT: 25 to 25 ft.

DURATION: Perennial
ANNUAL: 0
BIENNIAL: 0
PERENNIAL: 1

HABIT: Shrub, Tree
HERB: 0
SUBSHRUB: 0
SHRUB: 1
TREE: 1
CACTUS/SUCCULENT: 0
GRASS/GRASSLIKE: 0
FERN: 0
VINE: 0

LEAF ARRANGEMENT:
ALTERNATE: 0
OPPOSITE: 0
WHORLED: 0
BASAL: 0
FASCICLED: 0

LEAF COMPLEXITY:
SIMPLE: 0
PINNATE: 0
BI-PINNATE: 0
TRI-PINNATE: 0
PALMATE: 0
TRIFOLIOLATE: 0

LEAF RETENTION:
DECIDUOUS: 0
EVERGREEN: 0
SEMI-EVERGREEN: 0

NCBG DISTRIBUTION
HABITAT TYPE:
NATIVE RANGE: Europe

NCBG FLORAL SYMMETRY
RADIAL (ACTINOMORPHIC): 0
BILATERAL (ZYGOMORPHIC): 0
MIXED (BOTH ACTINOMORPHIC and ZYGOMORPHIC): 0

NCBG PHENOLOGY
bloom_time: May-Jun
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Bee Friendly: 0
Butterfly Friendly: 0
Bird Friendly: 0
Hummingbird Friendly: 0

SOIL MOISTURE:
Soil Dry: 0
Soil Average: 1
Soil Moist/Wet: 0
Soil Well-drained: 0

LIGHT EXPOSURE
Sun: 1
Part Shade: 1
Shade: 0

MINIMUM HARDINESS ZONE: 5
MAXIMUM HARDINESS ZONE: 8

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NCBG RECORD
ID IMAGE1: 0
ID IMAGE2: 0
ID IMAGE3: 0
Include in WOTAS: 0
Publish to Web: 1
Last Modified: 2017-03-12

USDA PLANTS DATABASE
USDA Symbol: ACCA5
USDA Common Name: Hedge Maple
Native Status: L48 (I), CAN (I)
Distribution: USA (CA, IN, KY, MA, NJ, NY, OH, PA), CAN (ON)
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Tree, Shrub

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WEAKLEY FLORA
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Acer campestre
COMMON NAME: Hedge Maple
SYNONYMY: [= C, F, G, Il, K, Pa, Z]
PHENOLOGY: May-Jun.
HABITAT: Suburban woodlands, planted and persistent and weakly spreading; native of Europe and w. Asia.
COMMENTS: Reported to be occasionally spreading from cultivation to moist, rocky, disturbed woods in sc. and se. PA (Rhoads & Klein 1993; Rhoads & Block 2007). Infraspecific taxa are often recognized in its native area.
RANGE MAP: Acer campestre.png

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ABOUT FAMILY (Weakley Flora)
Aceraceae A.L. de Jussieu 1789 (Maple Family)
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ABOUT GENUS (Weakley Flora)
Acer Linnaeus 1753 (Maple)
SUMMARY: A genus of about 111-126 species, trees and shrubs, primarily north temperate.
REFERENCE: Murray (1970)=Z; van Gelderen, de Jong, and Oterdoom (1994); Acevedo-Rodríguez, van Welzen, Adema, and van der Ham in Kubitzki (2011).
HERBARIUM RESOURCES
SERNEC: Find Acer campestre in Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)
UNC SERNEC: Find Acer campestre in University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Herbarium - Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)

WEB RESOURCES
USDA: Find Acer campestre in USDA Plants
NPIN: Find Acer campestre in NPIN Database
FNA: Find Acer campestre in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Acer campestre

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