Acer circinatum Pursh
Acer circinatum (26108 Bytes)
A small tree with circular leaves, 7- or 9-lobed, 6-12 cm wide. Lobes elliptic, sharp and doubled serrate. Young leaves hairy. Leaves turning orange and crimson in autumn. The flowers appear in April. Sepals are purpur, petals are whitish, some individuals with yellowish petals and sepals.

Home: N-America

Other views: Flowers

Cultivated: Germany

Author: Rainer Oberle

Ethnobotanical aspects of Acer circinatum by Plants for a future database

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