The Trident Maple has beautiful 3-inch-wide, tri-lobed leaves, glossy green above and paler underneath, which turn various shades of red, orange, and yellow in autumn.. Its flowers are bright yellow and showy in the spring. Technical information. Shape Broadly oval to round. Attractive corky bark is striking in the winter. The leaves are 3-lobed and 1.5-3 inches long and emerge with a reddish tint that matures to a brilliant light green. Acer beurgerianum, also known as the Trident Maple, is a beautiful and unusual specimen tree which is native to Eastern China and Taiwan. ACER buergerianum and over 1000 other quality seeds for sale. Native No. Height: 10m x Width: 6m Habit & Growth rate: Slow to moderate growth rate with a slender and upright form in the early years. Trident Maple Acer buergerianum Height: 20’ - 35’ Spread: 20’ - 35’ Site characteristics: Acidic, well-drained soils; full sun Zone: 5b or 6a - 8a Native range: Eastern China pH: 5.0 – 7.0 Other: Adapted to urban conditions; moderate salt and drought tolerance Ornamental characteristics: Mottled bark, shedding with age; dense, dark green leaves turning View Availability Download Tree Info + … Foliage: The Acer buergerianum displays coppery-red leaves over spring growing into glossy dark green leaves in summer. Trident maple (Acer buergerianum) leaves are glossy green and shaped like a duck's foot with three pointy lobes. Height 20-40' Spread 15-35' Foilage Medium green; glossy. Foliage: The Acer buergerianum displays coppery-red leaves over spring growing into glossy dark green leaves in summer. The Acer buergerianum forms a rounded habit as the tree matures. The Trident Maple tree, Acer Buergerianum, is a deciduous, 20-30 foot-high by 25-foot-wide tree in the wild.. It is a small to medium-sized deciduous tree reaching a height of 5–20 m with a trunk up to 50 cm diameter. It is currently in a production quality Chinese pot while the redesign is underway. Acer buergerianum Trident Maple Zone: 6 | Height: 20' | Spread: 20' Shape: Dense and rounded Foliage: Dark green, glossy Fall Color: Yellow INSECT RESISTANCE: Japanese beetle A low maintenance, tough tree which adapts well to urban settings. Hardiness Zone 5 to 8. Own Root Clone Yes. Height: 10m x Width: 6m Habit & Growth rate: Slow to moderate growth rate with a slender and upright form in the early years. The base of the tree is quite large at 12 inches and the current height is about 36 inches with a spread of about 40 inches. It is a small to mediumsized deciduous tree reaching a height of 520 m with a trunk up to 50 cm diameter. The Acer buergerianum forms a rounded habit as the tree matures. TRIDENT MAPLE Native to Japan, Acer buergerianum is widely known for its use in bonsai due to the leaves keeping good reductive form. In autumn the foliage turns a rich yellow and then deep russet red. Fall Color Deep red to reddish purple. Call us at 1 315 4971058. A slow-grower that will not exceed 25 feet in height or spread, it has an attractive habit of spreading low growth but which can be thwarted by pruning to achieve a more upright shape. Mature specimens add very attractive shape and color to landscapes with its orange tinged exfoliating scaled bark and … This small ornamental deciduous tree also displays an exfoliating bark with plates and scales of brown, tan, orange and gray. Browse by Mature Height Small 4-8m Medium 8-12m Large 12-20m Giant 20m+ We are specialists in the environmentally sustainable production of premium quality advanced landscaping trees and screens. Technical information. Medium slow in growth rate and long lived. Summer Dig Yes. 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