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Acer longipes

Classification

Order: Sapindales
   Family: Aceraceae
            Genus: Acer
                        Specie: Acer longipes

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 40 ft (12 m)

Cultivation: Deep well-drained soil

Features: 5-lobed glossy green leaves

Uses: Specimen tree

Zones: 6-8

Description: From China, this tree grows to 40 ft (12 m) in its natural habitat. There are 3 subspecies, including Acer longipes subsp. amplum. In gardens it is likely to be smaller with foliage resembling A. cappadocicum. The leaves are gl

Growth Habit: Spreading multi-branched habit

Comments: Not often seen in cultivation









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