Acer buergerianum var. formosanum, Trident Maple

Category: Trees
Family: Sapindaceae
Origin: Taiwan
Evergreen: no
Flower Color: red
Bloom Time: spring
Height: 60 ft.
Width: 20 ft.
Exposure: full to mostly sun
Irrigation: low
Cold Hardiness: 5 F
Description: A drought tolerant and cold hardy native of Taiwan. Grows to about 60 ft. Yellow and orange fall color. Exfoliating bark. Based on observation, retains leaves longer in fall than Acer oliverianum var. formosanum and tolerates saline soil.