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Sugar Maple in Willow

This sugar maple has been growing underneath a poplar overstory now for several years. All the poplar have dropped their leaves. The willows in the background are getting ready to drop theirs. One of my dreams is to be able to provide sugar maple seedlings in bulk for rejuvenating poplar bush. Right now the trees are too expensive. Seed trees for prairie hardy trees aren't common.

Maples

A tree for all reasons

This is a diverse family, but they have a lot in common:

Size varies from Amur maple which can be easily used as a hedge shrub to Sugar maple which can reach heights of 70 feet, and similar widths.

We have split the maples into the following sections:

Utility maples

These are trees that can be gotten as seedlings in quantity at low prices. Good for shelterbelts, firewood, poplar bush rejuvenation.

Ornamental Maples

These usually come in as 7-9 foot trees. Many have good fall colour, or some other attribute that makes them stand out. You will find

This is what I have on hand.

Leaf -- Maple

Species
Cultivar
Container
Format
Available
(# plants)
Height
(feet)
Price
($/Plant)
Maple, Amur Bare Root Seedling 500 $3.25
Maple, Amur 'Ruby Slippers' #15 Std pot (45 qt) 30 $140.00
Maple, Autumn Blaze #15 Std pot (45 qt) 16 $140.00
Maple, Autumn Blaze #8 Std pot (24 qt) 30 $90.00
Maple, Manitoba Bare Root 3-4 feet 100 $10.00
Maple, Prairie Rouge #8 Std pot (24 qt) 5 $90.00
Maple, Silver Bare Root Seedling 300 $3.25
Maple, Sugar Inferno #10 Std pot (30 qt) 20 $90.00
Maple, Sugar Lord Selkirk #10 Std pot (30 qt) 20 $90.00
Maple, Tatarian Hot Wings #8 Std pot (24 qt) 4 $90.00
Last Update: 2020-Nov-29

Special Order Maples Alas I cannot have 20 of everything in stock. This is a list of what I can get, but plan ahead. Last year they were running out in September. See the Special Maples section for details.


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