The Advantages Of Planting Maple Trees
Maple Tree - Acer (Aceraceae)
The very hardy maple tree is a delightful plant for home gardens, significantly when green leaves change to breathtaking shades of reds, yellows, and orange in the autumn. It's best to plant them in hardiness zones 3 through 9. Moreover, fast growth is a given with maple trees, at up to five feet a year, and they climb to a 40-60 foot height.
One kind can get to over 100 feet tall. Another's leaf measures over a foot wide. There are wide varieties with maple trees, but mainly they are known for their beauty, delicious syrup, and the fact they are deciduous, which means their leaves fall. With over 100 varieties, they grow from the northern to the southern border of the United States. What is more, there are many desirable traits in some species of maples.
Beautiful Maple Tree
One example of a maple tree is the October glory maple, a rapid grower. It produces pretty red flowers in springtime, and the cute, wild animals tend to love the tree bears' red berries. Another example is the sugar maple, usually found in the northwestern part of the US, and sweet maple syrup is harvested in the spring. Indeed, the fearless maple tree is resistant to salty areas, partial shade, acidic and alkaline dirt, ozone deficiency, and wide soil varieties.
Still, this remarkable tree can resist long-term flooding as well. In addition, there are many advantages that maple trees of any variety have, such as providing shade, making great privacy screens, and being used as street trees. They are planted along highways due to their hardiness and beauty, and the wood makes marvelous furniture. Animals love the seeds that come from the trees, spin like tiny helicopters in the wind, and also excite kids.