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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)

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HEIGHT: 25 to 25 ft.

DURATION: Perennial
HABIT: Shrub, Tree

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BLOOM TIME: May-Jun
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NATIVE RANGE: Europe

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SOIL MOISTURE: Average
LIGHT EXPOSURE: Sun, Part Shade
MINIMUM HARDINESS ZONE: 5
MAXIMUM HARDINESS ZONE: 8
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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

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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Last Modified: 2017-03-12

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