Acer rubrum L. var. trilobum Torr. & A. Gray ex K. Koch
Trident maple, Trident red maple
Aceraceae (Maple Family)USDA Symbol: ACRUT
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
Specimen & Label Data
Acer rubrum var. trilobum
Location: East side of Holbrook Road, 360 m North of Petroleum Road.
Habitat: Level, alkaline, alluvial flood plain. Full sun. Among Celtis, Ulmus, and Quercus.
Description: 20m tree, crown rounded; trunk dia.--30cm. Leaves mostly deeply 3-lobed, 3-9cm long and almost as broad, margins coarsely serrate, rounded basally, dark green, lustrous above, white-pubescent beneath. Petioles, 2-6cm long, 1mm thick, red. Fruit/flowers not seen. Possible horticultural transplant.
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: June 1, 1993
Specimen number: 498
Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0275
Accession Date: June 5, 1993
Accession Number: 30 Annotations: SXXXB