VINE MAPLE suitable for counties:
OREGON: Benton, Clackamas, Clatsop, Columbia, Coos, Curry, Douglas, Hood River, Jackson, Jefferson, Josephine, Klamath, Lane, Lincoln, Linn, Marion, Multnomah, Polk, Tillamook, Wasco, Washington, Yamhill
WASHINGTON: Chelan, Clallam, Clark, Cowlitz, Grays Harbor, King, Kittitas, Klickitat, Lewis, Mason, Pacific, Pierce, Skagit, Skamania, Snohomish, Thurston, Wahkiakum, Whatcom, Yakima
ALASKA: All counties
CALIFORNIA: Butte, Del Norte, Humboldt, Lake, Mendocino, Plumas, Shasta, Siskiyou, Tehama, Trinity

Vine maple belongs to family of aceraceae plants, its species name is circinatum. This plant grows actively in spring and summer. Vine maple has green foliage and bears green colored flowers. Vine maple booms in spring.The plant grows in erect form with single stem. Vine maple is a moderately growing plant, a mature Vine maple can grow up to 20 feet. This plant has very low tolerance to draught conditons.

Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer Flower Color : Green
Foliage Color : Green Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Moderate Height, Mature (feet) : 20
Drought Tolerance : Low Frost Free Days, Minimum : 200
Temperature, Minimum (Ā°F) : -13 Palatable Human : No
Bloom Period : Spring


Bloom Period : Spring Commercial Availability : No Known Source
Fruit/Seed Abundance : Medium Fruit/Seed Period Begin : Summer
Fruit/Seed Period End : Fall Fruit/Seed Persistence : No
Propogated by Bare Root : Yes Propogated by Bulbs : No
Propogated by Container : Yes Propogated by Corms : No
Propogated by Cuttings : No Propogated by Seed : Yes
Propogated by Sod : No Propogated by Sprigs : No
Propogated by Tubers : No Seeds per Pound : 4620
Seed Spread Rate : Slow Seedling Vigor : Medium
Small Grain : No Vegetative Spread Rate : None


Berry/Nut/Seed Product : No Christmas Tree Product : No
Fodder Product : No Fuelwood Product : High
Lumber Product : No Naval Store Product : Yes
Nursery Stock Product : No Palatable Browse Animal : Medium
Palatable Graze Animal : - - Palatable Human : No
Post Product : No Protein Potential : - -
Pulpwood Product : No Veneer Product : No


Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer After Harvest Regrowth Rate : - -
Bloat : None C:N Ratio : High
Coppice Potential : No Fall Conspicuous : Yes
Fire Resistance : No Flower Color : Green
Flower Conspicuous : Yes Foliage Color : Green
Foliage Porosity Summer : Moderate Foliage Porosity Winter : Porous
Foliage Texture : Medium Fruit Color : Brown
Fruit Conspicuous : No Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Moderate Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : 15
Height, Mature (feet) : 20 Known Allelopath : No
Leaf Retention : No Lifespan : Long
Low Growing Grass : No Nitrogen Fixation : None
Resprout Ability : Yes Shape and Orientation : Erect
Toxicity : None

Growth Requirements

Adapted to Coarse Textured Soils : Yes Adapted to Medium Textured Soils : Yes
Adapted to Fine Textured Soils : Yes Anaerobic Tolerance : None
CaCO3 Tolerance : None Cold Stratification Required : Yes
Drought Tolerance : Low Fertility Requirement : Medium
Fire Tolerance : Medium Frost Free Days, Minimum : 200
Hedge Tolerance : None Moisture Use : Medium
pH (Minimum) : 5.5 pH (Maximum) : 7.5
Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : 700 Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : 1100
Precipitation (Minimum) : 80 Precipitation (Maximum) : 80
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : 24 Salinity Tolerance : None
Shade Tolerance : Tolerant Temperature, Minimum (Ā°F) : -13



vine maple
©J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS NPDC. United States, CA, Sacramento, Goethe Arboretum. June 3, 2003.
vine maple
©Susan McDougall. The Flora of Mt. Adams.
vine maple
©Susan McDougall. The Flora of Mt. Adams. United States, WA, Tumwater Canyon. October 2001.
vine maple
©Susan McDougall. The Flora of Mt. Adams. United States, WA, Tumwater Canyon. October 2001.
vine maple
©Susan McDougall. The Flora of Mt. Adams. United States, WA, Mount Rainier National Park, Sunshine Point. November 1992.
vine maple
Courtesy of USDA Forest Service.


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