Sycamore Maple
Acer pseudoplatanus Maple Family
(c) Lou Wagner
(c) Lou Wagner
(c) Jennifer Forman Orth
(c) Steve Hurst
(c) Lou Wagner(c) Lou Wagner(c) Jennifer Forman Orth(c) Steve Hurst

Growth Form: Tree

Flower Color: Green

Leaf Arrangement: Opposite

Leaf/Leaflet Shape: 5 lobed, Wavy margins

Ecological Management Units Where Present (by number): West Side (3), Canterbury Brook Corridor (8)

Total Number of EMUs: 2

Status in Massachusetts: Introduced

Notes: Silvery sheen to the underside of leaves




Credits: Morola Adjibodou, the Boston Nature Center and the EFG Project at UMass Boston