Maple tree identification

Asked November 10, 2015, 10:08 PM EST

How can I identify maple trees by their bark after their leaves have fallen?

Becker County Minnesota

1 Response

The leaves on the ground are still useful for identification. So are the seeds or samara. This article is about distinguishing sugar and Norway. http://blogs.pjstar.com/gardening/2014/01/31/winter-identification-of-norway-maple-and-sugar-maple/ More maples: http://www.massmaple.org/treeid.php http://uptreeid.com/Species/maples.htm http://ccfpd.org/NaturalResources/WinterTreeIDpocketguide.pdf