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Acer ‘Ginzam’ (maple – GINGERBREAD™), leaves, fall color

digital color photograph 
Digitization Status
Born digital
Photographic image
Date created
2005 – 2012
Acer ‘Ginzam’ (maple – GINGERBREAD™), leaves are opposite trifoliate 3-6" long with each leaflet elliptic to ovate-oblong 2-2.5" long and half as wide apex acute base cuneate middle leaflet short-stalked coarsely toothed lateral leaflets almost sessile and not as toothed lower surface distinctly pubescent especially on the veins dark bluis green above pale green to glaucous beneath, petiole distinctly pubescent 2-3" long, fall color is bronze or russet-red or red
Cultivar 'Ginzam' is a hybrid of A. griseum and A. nikoense that features fine bark and a faster growth rate than the species maturing at 30' tall