Acer platanoides 'Globosum'
Globe Norway Maple
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon:
- Deciduous tree, 15 ft (4.5 m) high, with 18 ft (5.5 m) spread, very densely branched, compact, formal globe ("lollipop") habit. Often grafted on a standard. Leaves sharply and acutely dentate, red-brown in spring, developing to medium green, and yellow in fall.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 4 Introduced in 1873 by Van Houtte.
- Oregon State Univ. campus: on Washington Way west of 30th St., southwest of Vet. Research Lab.