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Asked July 27, 2019, 9:39 PM EDT

Please help me identify (with attachments) if my tree is a sugar maple. Thanks in advance.

Oakland County Michigan sugar maple maples

1 Response

Hello,

Yes, the pictures look like sugar maple leaf and mature bark. Also look at a branch- the paired seeds, called samara, form an angle ā€” it should be ā€œuā€ shaped. In fall, the tree typically has yellow, orange and red colors. See this reference for pictures-

http://forestry.ohiodnr.gov/sugarmaple

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