Acer platanoides 'Cavalier'
Native to: Europe, Turkey and IranCrown: Compact, roundedHeight: 30 - 35 feetWidth: 30 feetGrowth Rate: Fast
Characteristics: Foliage is green turning bright yellow in fall, and it has small flowers that develop winged seeds.
Negative Features: Occasionally susceptible to aphids and scale that can cause honeydew drip and sooty mold problems. Surface roots can cause problems with sidewalks.
Uses: Good for all street situations where room allows on arterial, collector, and residential streets.
Comments: Cavalier grows smaller than other Norway Maple cultivars. It is a good substitute for Emerald Queen, #46, and Cleveland, #47, and other green-leafed, yellow fall colored Norway Maples.