×
To buy, sell or swap plants and use our full service please log in or sign up – GreenPlantSwap is completely free!
Record your plants before you lose the plant labels! Just tick the ‘Garden’ box (below) on each plant. Learn more

Acer saccharinum ‘Wieri’

Silver maple

Garden

Wishlist

  • Acer saccharinum ‘Wieri’ | Copyright Greenplantswap 2017

Features

  • Blooms & FruitsMarch & May
  • Height25m to 33m
  • Spread12m to 18m
  • Speed of GrowthFast
  • Growth HabitUpright round
  • Flower ColourGreen yellow
  • Leaf ColourLight green

Description

Acer saccharinum ‘Wieri’ (Silver maple). Also known as 'Laciniatum Wieri'. This is a fast growing, deciduous, spreading tree with pendulous lower branches. The leaves are deeply divided into sharply cut lobes and are of a mid-green colour with silver undersides which turn yellow in autumn.

Characteristics

Woody perennial, Deciduous, Tree

Other common names

Maple

Origin

Eastern United States

Interest and use

Shade, ornamental, foliage

Search or browse our Glossary of 3,000+ botanical and plant-related terms


Have something to say about this plant?
Click to write a post, ask a question or share a tip.


  • Acer saccharinum ‘Wieri’ | Copyright Greenplantswap 2017

Needs

  • LightFull sun or Part shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained
  • Soil pH5.0 to 8.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

Cultivation

This species will tolerate short periods of flooding or drought.

Propagation

Species are propagated by seed, or by grafting or simple layering in late winter or early spring, or by budding in summer.

Pests, diseases or disorders

Leaf eating caterpillars or aphids sometimes infest plants. Also prone to scale insects, tar spot, Verticillium wilt, leaf scorch and honey fungus.

Search or browse our Glossary of 3,000+ botanical and plant-related terms


Have something to say about this plant?
Click to write a post, ask a question or share a tip.


Have something to say about this plant?
Click to write a post, ask a question or share a tip.


Other Acer posts

Production v5.2.0 (7ac6854)