Acer saccharinum

Silver Maple, River Maple, Soft Maple

Family: Aceraceae Maple

Type Tree
USDA Hardiness range 3A - 9A
Exposure Partial shade to full sun
Bloom color Red
Bloom time Spring
Water needs Wet
Landscape uses Erosion control, woodland garden
Height 60' to 70' / 18.20m to 21.40m
Spread 50' to 75' / 15.20m to 22.80m
Growth rate Fast
Persistence Deciduous, broadleaf
Bloom attributes Attracts butterflies
Leaf color Green
Fruit color Brown, green
Soil pH requirements Acidic, neutral
Soil type Sandy, clay, loamy
Form Vase
Attributes and features Attracts birds, native to North America, invasive, naturalizing