Acer heldreichii

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Acer heldreichii Boiss. & Heldr.

Aceraceae

Life form: tree
Usage: economic plant

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Soil: sandy loam - Soil: gritty loam

Arrangement: opposite
Leaves: decidious

Shape: not specified

Division: not specified

Shape: five-stellate
Fruit: schizocarp

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Inflorescence: not specified

Petals: not specified
Habit: not specified

Growth form: not specified

Taxonomy

Divisio:
Magnoliophyta
Subdivisio:
Magnoliophytina
Classis:
Rosopsida
Subclassis:
Rosidae
Superordo:
Rutanae
Ordo:
Sapindales

Acer heldreichii is a tree.

Naming

Theodhoros Georgios Orphanides already described Acer heldreichii but the name was validly published by Pierre Edmond Boissier in 1856.

Taxonomy

Acer heldreichii is a species in the genus Acer which contains approximately 230 to 296 species and belongs to the family of the Aceraceae (Maple Family). The type species of the genus is Acer pseudoplatanus.

Characteristics

Growth

Wood and Bark

Leaves

Acer heldreichii is deciduous. The leaves are opposite. They are petiolate and have palmate venation.

Flowers and Fruits

Acer heldreichii produces five-stellate flowers in May.

The trees produce schizocarps.

Root System

Distribution

Acer heldreichii is native to to the mountain regions of the Balkan Peninsula.

Cultivation

The trees prefer sandy-loamy or gritty-loamy soil. The trees tolerate temperatures down to -23°C (USDA zone 6).

Uses

Maintenance and Propagation

Cultivars

Pests and Diseases

Literature

  • Walter Erhardt, Erich Götz, Nils Bödeker, Siegmund Seybold: Der große Zander. Eugen Ulmer KG, Stuttgart 2008, ISBN 978-3-8001-5406-7. (Ger.)
  • Christoper Brickell (Editor-in-chief): RHS A-Z Encyclopedia of Garden Plants. Third edition. Dorling Kindersley, London 2003, ISBN 0-7513-3738-2.

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