Maple Tree Species and How They Differ

Maple Tree Species: Similarities and Differences With over a hundred species from the genus Acer, most maple trees are deciduous woody plants that exist all over the world. Known locally for their warm fall colors and their production of sweet syrup, maple trees are an iconic part of North American landscapes. They can also become a striking addition to your garden, whether as shade, specimen, or accent trees.  Species of maple trees can easily be recognized by their leaves having five points. While maples may share the most basic physical […]