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Zones: 3 to 9
Mature Height: 50-70 feet
One of the most widely planted native maples. Yellowish to red fall color. Fastest growing of the maples. Extremely adaptable. This makes a good choice when quick growth is desired or in areas where little else can succeed.
Silver Maple prefers full sun. Tolerant of a wide variety of soils. Heat and drought tolerant. Should be pruned from a young age to promote a single leader and strong limbs.
How To Start These Seeds:
Scarification: None required
Stratification: None required
Germination: Sow seed 3/8 inch deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed
Seed Count Per Packet:
This packet contains 40 hand-sorted, high-quality seeds.
If refrigerated upon receipt, these seeds can be stored for up to a year before you decide to use them.