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Taylor County Land Conservation

Silver Maple

Silver Maple

Regular price $30.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $30.00 USD
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Each bundle contains 25 seedlings. 

Scientific Name: Acer saccharinum

Mature Height: 50-80 feet

Mature Spread: 35-50 feet

Hardiness: Zones 3-9

Soil: Grows in a wide range of soils, but prefers deep, moist, acidic soils. Can withstand some flooding and moderately drought tolerant.

Light: Full sun to part shade - minimum of 4 hours of direct sunlight per day.

Growth Rate: Fast - more than 24" per year.

Additional Information: Massive root system, so plant away from sidewalks, foundations and septic lines. Fall color is mostly yellow, but can also range orange to red. Buds are eaten by squirrels in early spring. Provides browse for deer and rabbits, and nesting sites for ducks and other birds.

1-year-old seedlings, 12-18”.

Pick-up in late April/early May

Seedling orders must be picked up in person in late April or early May in Medford or Phillips, Wisconsin. Taylor County LCD does not ship trees, shrubs or planting products to individual customers.

The exact pick-up dates will be sent out in early April by email and/or USPS mail. The tree pick-up schedule has typically been on a Thursday, 3-6 p.m. and Friday, 8-11 a.m., for Medford orders and Friday from 8:30-11 a.m. for Phillips orders. If you are unable to pick up your order during those days/times, you may send another person to the pick-up or contact the Taylor County LCD at 715-748-1469 to make other arrangements.

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