Northern Sugar Maple
(Acer saccharum - DeWinged)
The Sugar Maple Tree is one of the best of the larger shade and lawn trees, an excellent tree for lawn, park, golf courses, and street trees. Grows to 60 to 75 feet in height, sometimes to 100 to 120 feet. The Sugar Maple Tree can produce the sap to make Maple Syrup.
Soil Type: Prefers well-drained, moderately moist, fertile soil. Tolerates shade.
Zones: 4 to 8
Stratification Requirement: 60 to 90 days at 41 degrees in a moist medium.