Sugar Maple 'Green Mountain' Characteristics
Sugar Maple 'Green Mountain' are beautifully filled out maple trees with fall colors that can range from orange, to yellow, and bright red, There can be significant color variant among individuals .The flat lobed leaves grow to about 8" wide. These maples can be harvested for their maple syrup.
While Sugar Maple have some disease and blight issues, 'Green Mountain' are noted for their resistance to pests and leaf scorch. Verticillium wilt, cankers, borers and scale some of the occasional visitors. Blight or pests are rarely fatal for Sugar Maples.