Botanical Name: Acer campestre
Common Name: Hedge Maple
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Height: 20-35' Spread: 20-35' Habit/Form: Rounded to broad-rounded Growth rate: slow Zone: 5-8
Cultural Requirements: Full sun to part shade, in a moist, well-drained soil. Can tolerate some dryness, alkaline soils and compaction. Avoid pruning in early spring.
Ornamental Characteristics: Mild yellow to yellow green fall color.
Uses in the Landscape: Can be used as a specimen or, in a group, pruned into a hedge.
Aerial Salt Tolerance: Moderate degree of salt tolerance; use in low salt areas
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