Three-Flowered Maple

Arbor walk #100

Coming Spring 2021

Three Flowered Maple is a small understory tree and grows to 30′ tall. Features of this tree include exfoliating bark and fall color of orange to red. Although adaptive to Missouri its native range is Manchuria China and North and South Korea. It grows in average medium well drained soil in full sun to part shade and prefers moist, acidic soils.

Name Three-Flowered Maple
Latin Name Acer triflorum
Type Adaptive

2” caliper

Color of Leaf Medium green to orange/red
Shape of Leaf Trifoliate
Color of Flower Greenish yellow
Shape of Flower Cluster of three
Fruit Characteristics Samara-winged fiberous
Bark Characteristics Ash brown
Foliage Type Deciduous