Acer platanoides

Acer platanoides cv. princeton gold

  • Acer platanoides
  • Acer platanoides
  • Flower name
    Acer platanoides
  • Scientific name
    Acer platanoides cv. princeton gold
  • AliasPrinceton Gold, プリンストンゴールド, Acer platanoides
  • Place of origin horticultural varieties (Europe to Western Asia)
  • Place of floweringBotanical Gardens
  • Flowering seasonApril, May

What is Acer platanoides

Acer platanoides 'Princeton Gold' (Scientific name: Acer platanoides cv. Princeton Gold) is one of the horticultural varieties of Norway maple (Scientific name: Acer platanoides) ,which is a deciduous broadleaf tree in the Sapindaceae.
In early summer, it bloom yellow-green flowers and make beautiful golden leaves. The trunk is not spread and is in good condition, and the tree height is lower than Norway maple. Used for symbol trees.

Common name: Norway maple 'Princeton Gold', Scientific name: Acer platanoides 'Princeton Gold', also: European maple, Norwey Maple, Plane Maple, origin: one of the horticultural varieties (Europe-West Asia), tree height: 5-10 m Bark color: grayish brown, flowering stage: April to May, flower color: yellowish green, leaf color: golden color , Leaf: palm-like, use: garden tree, roadside tree, park tree, symbol tree.


  • Order
    Sapindales
  • Family
    Sapindaceae
  • Genus
    Acer
  • Species
    A. platanoides
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Cone / Compound inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    Five-petal
  • Leaf type
    2 times pinnate compound leaf
  • Edge of the leaf
    All edges
  • Life typedeciduous broadleaf tree
  • Flower colors
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height500.0 ~ 1000.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower ~ cm

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