Acer negundo, Box Elder Maple 18-24″ Native Bare Root Trees

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Acer negundo, Box Elder Maple 18-24″ Native Bare Root Trees

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Native bare Root Trees are cut and shipped while dormant, late November to early spring.

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Bare Root Acer Negundo
Acer negundo, Box Elder Maple 18-24″ Native Bare Root Trees

An order minimum of 5 of this size/species is required.

For Shipping, Install and additional info please see “About Bare Root“.

Native bare Root Trees are dug and shipped while dormant, late November to early spring.

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Bare Root Acer Negundo
Common Name: boxelder
Type: Tree
Family: Sapindaceae
Native Range: Central and North America
Zone: 2 to 10
Height: 30.00 to 50.00 feet
Spread: 30.00 to 50.00 feet
Bloom Time: March to April
Bloom Description: Greenish-yellow
Sun: Full sun
Water: Medium to wet
Maintenance: Low
Suggested Use: Shade Tree
Flower: Insignificant
Tolerate: Drought, Clay Soil, Black Walnut, Air Pollution

Bare Root Acer Negundo

Uses (Ethnobotany):
The sap has a high sugar content and can be used to produce a syrup, known as mountain molasses. The cambium was used for food by Native Americans,
who also boiled down the sap for syrup. The inner bark was used medicinally to induce vomiting. For ceremonial painting, charcoal was used from the new branches.
The tree is used to make pulp for paper.
Wildlife Value:
Members of the genus Acer support Imperial Moth (Eacles imperialis) larvae which have one brood per season and appear from April-October in the south. Adult Imperial Moths do not feed. Attracts bird and butterflies. The young plants are a food source for deer. Birds and small mammals eat the seeds.
Play Value: Attracts Pollinators Buffer Edible fruit Pieces Used in Games Screening Shade Wildlife Food Source Wind Break
Acer negundo, Box Elder Maple 18-24″ Native Bare Root Trees

An order minimum of 5 of this size/species is required.

For Shipping, Install and additional info please see “About Bare Root“.

Native bare Root Trees are dug and shipped while dormant, late November to early spring.

See all available Bare Root Trees