maple leaf ident question?

Discussion in 'Plants: Identification' started by Neil James McGregor, Nov 10, 2005.

  1. Neil James McGregor

    Neil James McGregor Member

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    Hi guys,

    Can anyone tell me what particular maple this is? I have attached a photo.

    Many thanks, Neil.
     

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  2. Ron B

    Ron B Paragon of Plants 10 Years

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    Maybe something like Acer cappadocicum.
     
  3. Michael F

    Michael F Paragon of Plants Forums Moderator 10 Years

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    I'd agree with Acer cappadocicum. Fairly commonly planted in Britain.

    Compare this pic: http://www.botanicalgarden.ubc.ca/forums/showthread.php?t=9957

    There are other species that look similar such as Acer mono and A. truncatum, but they're very rarely planted, unlikely to be found outside of a major botanic garden.
     
  4. Neil James McGregor

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    Hey guy's,

    many thanks for info on maple leaf ident that really helps me out.

    yours, neil mcg
     

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