Spaethii Maple
Genus: Acer Spread: 30'
Species: pseudoplatanus Shape: Oval with upright spreading branches
Cultivar: Atropurpureum Foliage: Deep green on top surface of leaf, velvety purple
Zone: 5 Flower:
Type: ??? Fruit:
Final Height: 40' Fall Color:

A very striking Maple because of the purple color of the underside of the leaf. Both Spaethii Maple and the green-leafed Sycamore Maple are very salt tolerant and are best adapted to the maritime climates of the East and West Coasts.

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