Acer ginnala

Acer ginnala

Small tree or large shrub with interesting, irregular habit of slender, spreading branches. Great fall color, interesting bark in the winter. “Helicopter” seeds (samaras) provide additional interest and persist through the seasons.

Plant Height at Maturity

15 feet

Plant Width at Maturity

15 feet

Growth Rate


Growth Habit


Landscape Uses

Shade | Ornamental Specimen | Boulevard Tree

Environmental Features

Water-wise | Bird Habitat | Wildlife Forage Source

Tough Sites

Compacted Soil | Urban Conditions

Seasonal Interest

Fall Color

Flower Color