SelecTree: Tree Detail
DRUMMOND NORWAY MAPLE
Acer platanoides 'Drummondii'
White and green leaves.
Previously listed in the Aceraceae family.
Erect or Spreading with a High Canopy.
Has Deciduous foliage.
Height: 30 - 50 feet.
Width: 30 - 40 feet.
Growth Rate: 24 to 36 Inches per Year.
Longevity 50 to 150 years.
Leaves Palmate, Medium Green or White, Gold, Deciduous.
Flowers Inconspicuous. Green or Yellow. Flowers in Spring. Has separate male and female flowers on the same tree (monoecious).
Winged Seed, Large (1.50 - 3.00 inches), fruiting in Summer or Fall.
Bark Dark Brown, Fissured.
Shading Capacity Rated as Very Dense in Leaf.
Shading Capacity Rated as Moderate out of Leaf.
Litter Issue is Dry Fruit.
Tree Site Conditions & Constraints
Sunset Zones 1 - 9 and 14 - 17.
USDA Hardiness Zones 3 - 7.
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade.
Clay, Loam or Sand Texture.
Highly Acidic to Neutral Soil pH.
Seaside Tolerance is Good in Mild Zone.
Pests & Disease Information
Susceptible to Aphids, Anthracnose, Oak Root Rot, Phytophthora, Root Rot, Sooty Mold and Verticillium.
Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns
Branch Strength Rated as Medium.
Root Damage Potential Rated as High.
Allergy Health Hazard.
Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Acer platanoides 'Drummondii' Tree Record." 1995-2018. Mar 17, 2018.
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