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botanical name:
Acer tegmentosum
Acer tegmentosum © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Snakebark maple
family:  Sapindaceae
characteristics: tree
height: 8.00m
width: 10.00m
growth rate:
growth habit: broad headed
leaf colour: green
flower colour: light green
stem/bark: white & green
main season: Winter
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 4 to 8
description:
The trunk and branches have green and white striped bark, which from a distance in winter gives the tree a ghostly grey-white appearance. Bright green shallowly 3-lobed leaves, turning yellow in autumn. Pendant racemes of yellowish-green flowers in spring, followed by winged fruits.

cultivation:
Moist, well drained, fertile soil in sun or part shade. Prune if required, by removing dead or unwanted branches in late autumn to midwinter.

propagation:
From seed.

other notes:
From North East Asia.
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