Field Maple (Acer campestre) - petiole & stipule close up - October 2017
One of many Field Maple shrubs along the Hill Barton industrial estate of Exeter UK. Typically a shrub but in some case they can be large trees. There are three large Field Maple trees in the St Thomas Park, Exeter, UK. === Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranked): Angiosperms (unranked): Eudicots (unranked): Rosids Order: Sapindales Family: Sapindaceae Genus: Acer Species: A. campestre Binomial name Acer campestre === Other common names field maple common elder Characteristics Foliage Deciduous Habit Bushy Hardiness H6 === Moisture Moist but well-drained Soil Sand, Clay, Chalk, Loam pH Neutral === Size Ultimate height Higher than 12 metres Ultimate spread 4-8 metres Time to ultimate height 10-20 years
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