Acer pensylvanicum Linnaeus. Section: Macrantha. Phen: May; Jun-Sep. Hab: Dry to mesic forests. Dist: NS west to MB, south to w. NC, nw. SC, ne. GA, e. TN, WI, and MN.
ID notes: The prominently striped bark of this common, mid-elevation understory tree is unmistakable.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Synonymy: = C, F, G, K1, K3, K4, Mi, NE, NY, Pa, RAB, S, Tn, Va, W, Murray (1970)