This tree is a slow-grower, thus the wood is very strong. Rocky mountain maple . They are toothed, with a medium green color through summer and then they turn gorgeous shades of yellow and orange in the fall. Though not as attractive as vine maple, this species is more cold hardy. Elevation: 3,000 to 10,000 feet. Acer glabrum var. Dream Home - 10mm Rocky Mountain Rustic Maple Laminate Flooring- 30 Year Warranty. douglasii (Hook. Leaves ovate-cordate, glabrous, 3–12 cm across, 3- to 5-lobed, doubly serrate; petioles red. Leaves: 2 to 5 inches long and wide. greenei [Greene's Maple] - very small leaves, samaras with overlapping wings, southern Sierra Nevada. Common name: Rocky Mountain maple, Douglas maple Botanical name:Acer glabrum Exposure: Full sun to light shade Season: Year-round for structure; fall for colorful foliage Foliage: Rocky Mountain maple’s foliage has the typical lobes of maple leaves. Flowers: Male and female flowers on separate trees and appear when leaves open. An extremely hardy deciduous shrub or small tree that can reach 20ft., but most often occurs as a multi-stemmed shrub 5’ to 6’ tall. You can also tap Black, Red, Silver, Bigleaf, Canyon, and Rocky Mountain Maples. Douglas Maple Acer glabrum var. Add casual style to any room with Rocky Mountain Maple from Dream Home. Rocky Mountain Maple does not tolerate heat and its leaves may scorch if grown in open, hot, dry and windy sites. Bright green leaves turn orange to bright red in the fall. Rocky_Mountain_maple_Acer_glabrum_bark_061412_BL.jpg. Flowers have 4–5 petals and sepals. The variety is named after David Douglas, Relationships: There are nearly 150 species of maples worldwide. Acer Glabrum (Rocky Mountain Maple) $ 12.98 – $ 48.50. Loose, drooping clusters of about 10 fragrant, yellowish-green flowers, 5–10 mm across, at branch ends. Rocky Mountain maple, Acer glabrum, is a branching, sometimes tree-like, shrub that can reach heights of 15 to 30 feet. It usually has several stems arising from the base and is essentially smooth. Rocky Mountain maple is an important species for watershed cover and browse for wildlife and domestic animals and to limited extent slope stabilization. Fruit: Paired, winged seeds (double samaras) about 1/3-inch long; usually green with reddish hues turning tan when ripe. Acer glabrum var. It is highly competitive with tree species after burning [86,281]. Most are from […] Glabrum means smooth, without hair, referring to its smooth stems and leaves. Sugar maples are most commonly used because of their high sugar content ( hence the name ), but you’ll just need more sap and a longer boil time from the other varieties to make up for the difference. Fire results in a substantial increase in Rocky Mountain maple sprouts . Can be either a multi-stem shrub or single-stem tree. Leaf stem (petiole) generally reddish. rocky mountain hawken "maple" By - Pedersoli The Hawken is a symbol of the period that saw the passage from the long and heavy small caliber Pennsylvania rifles to more practical and powerful Plains rifles, and the definite abandoning of the flintlock for the far more modern percussion system. Dark green, palmately lobed; veined with 3 to 5 lobes. Large monoecious or dioecious, shrubs or small trees up to 15 m. Twigs glabrous, red to purple. Rocky Mountain Maple Acer glabrum Bark: Smooth; gray or brown. The rustic maple grain features exquisite honey, tan and cream hues with contrasting light, medium and dark brown knots and graining, giving each plank plenty of natural charm and beauty. 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