Acer saccharinum - Silver Maple
An excellent maple species for moist areas. Naturally found along streams and lakes. Drought and salt tolerant. The silver maple’s fast growing nature is a positive attribute but is known to be more brittle species than its slow-growing maple family members. Pronounced, deep cuts in five-lobed leaves.
Height : 35-70 feet Spread : 50-80 feet
Light : Full sun to shade Water : Medium to moist
Soil : Sand, loam, clay Zone : 3-9
Growth Rate : Fast