Acer saccharum 'Green Mountain'
Native to: Northeastern AmericaCrown: Symmetrical, upright, ovalHeight: 45 feetWidth: 35 feetGrowth Rate: Fast
Characteristics: Foliage is dark green, turning to red in the fall. It is resistant to sun, heat, dry winds, and leaf tatter.
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: Green Mountain is a good shade tree with excellent fall color.