Sugar Maple (Acer saccharum 'Newton Sentry')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 40-50ft
Plant Spread: 10-16ft
Leaves: Good fall color
Deciduous
Other: 'Newton Sentry is an extremely narrow, upright columnar cultivar that grows to 40-50 tall with a spread of only 10-16 wide. It was introduced into commerce in 1885. The original specimen tree still grows near the main entrance to Newton Cemetery
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Green
Other: Pale yellowish-green
Flower Time: Other: April (before the leaves emerge)
Pollinators: Various insects

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