Acer saccharum 'Legacy'
Legacy Sugar Maple
This selection combines glossy, dark green leaves that resist leaf tatter and drought making it the most popular sugar maple for the south. The handsome foliage turns yellow-orange in fall color comes on later than many maples.
Legacy produces a very symmetrical oval crown making it a good choice where a narrower sugar maple is needed.
- Proven and reliable selection for the south
- Glossy dark green leaves
- Very handsome in summer and fall
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Growing & Maintenance Tips for Acer saccharum 'Legacy'
Sugar maples are long-lived trees so plant them in a location where they have space to grow to full size. Full sun and cool, moist soil that doesn't stay too wet are ideal.