DOUGLAS MAPLE

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DOUGLAS MAPLE suitable for counties:
ALASKA: All counties
CALIFORNIA: All counties
IDAHO: Ada, Boise, Bonner, Boundary, Cassia, Clearwater, Custer, Elmore, Fremont, Gem, Idaho, Kootenai, Lemhi, Nez Perce, Owyhee, Shoshone, Valley, Washington
MONTANA: All counties
NEVADA: Elko
OREGON: Baker, Benton, Clackamas, Clatsop, Curry, Deschutes, Douglas, Grant, Hood River, Jackson, Jefferson, Josephine, Klamath, Lane, Linn, Marion, Multnomah, Polk, Umatilla, Union, Wallowa, Wasco
WASHINGTON: Asotin, Chelan, Clallam, Columbia, Cowlitz, Ferry, Garfield, Jefferson, King, Kittitas, Klickitat, Lincoln, Mason, Okanogan, Pacific, Pend Oreille, Pierce, San Juan, Skagit, Skamania, Snohomish, Spokane, Stevens, Walla Walla, Whatcom, Yakima
WYOMING: All counties

Douglas maple belongs to family of aceraceae plants, its species name is glabrum. This plant grows actively in spring and summer. Douglas maple has green foliage and bears green colored flowers. Douglas maple booms in late spring.The plant grows in erect form with single stem. Douglas maple is a moderately growing plant, a mature Douglas maple can grow up to 30 feet. This plant has very low tolerance to draught conditons. Other varieties of this plant are Rocky Mountain mapleRocky Mountain maple,,Rocky Mountain mapleRocky Mountain maple,,Rocky Mountain mapleRocky Mountain maple,,Greene's mapleGreene's maple,,New Mexico mapleNew Mexico maple, and Torrey maple

Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer Flower Color : Green
Foliage Color : Green Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Moderate Height, Mature (feet) : 30
Drought Tolerance : Low Frost Free Days, Minimum : 120
Temperature, Minimum (Ā°F) : -13 Palatable Human : No
Bloom Period : Late Spring
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Reproduction

Bloom Period : Late Spring Commercial Availability : Contracting Only
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 : 16000
Seed Spread Rate : Slow Seedling Vigor : Medium
Small Grain : No Vegetative Spread Rate : None

Use

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

Physiology

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 : No Foliage Color : Green
Foliage Porosity Summer : Moderate Foliage Porosity Winter : Porous
Foliage Texture : Coarse Fruit Color : Brown
Fruit Conspicuous : No Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Moderate Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : 20
Height, Mature (feet) : 30 Known Allelopath : No
Leaf Retention : No Lifespan : Moderate
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 : No Anaerobic Tolerance : None
CaCO3 Tolerance : Low Cold Stratification Required : Yes
Drought Tolerance : Low Fertility Requirement : Medium
Fire Tolerance : Low Frost Free Days, Minimum : 120
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 : 2700
Precipitation (Minimum) : 50 Precipitation (Maximum) : 50
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : 24 Salinity Tolerance : None
Shade Tolerance : Tolerant Temperature, Minimum (Ā°F) : -13

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©Susan McDougall. The Flora of Mt. Adams.
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©Susan McDougall. The Flora of Mt. Adams.
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©Susan McDougall. The Flora of Mt. Adams. United States, WA, Mount Rainier National Park, Stevens Canyon. June 2003.
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©Susan McDougall. The Flora of Mt. Adams. United States, WA, Mount Rainier National Park, Stevens Canyon. June 2003.
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©Susan McDougall. The Flora of Mt. Adams. United States, WA, Mount Rainier National Park, Stevens Canyon. June 2003.

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