58 Legacy Sugar Maple

Pyramidal, late summer green canopy of Legacy Sugar Maple.Facts About Legacy Sugar Maple

Acer saccharum 'Legacy'

Native to: Eastern United States
Crown: Moderately pyramidal
Height: 50 feet
Width: 30 feet
Growth Rate: Fast

Characteristics: Legacy has dark green, thick, leathery foliage turning to strong fall colors of red, pink and orange. It has heavy branching and a symmetrical crown.

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. Suitable for planting along boulevards.

Comments: Legacy is an excellent Sugar Maple selection with outstanding fall color.

Engraved stone sign for Legacy Sugar Maple, Acer saccharum 'Legacy.'
Graphic of a golden, smiling sun.
Graphic of planter dimension for 6 ft.