Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Malvids: Sapindales
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SYNONYMOUS WITH Floristic Synthesis of North America. BONAP (Kartesz, 2021)
Acer tataricum ssp. ginnala
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July Fayette County WV
Canyon Rim Visitors Center
Middle lobe much longer than lateral lobes, glabrous above and below, per Manual of Woody Landscape Plants (Dirr, 1975+).
Leslie J. Mehrhoff, University of Connecticut, Bugwood.org bug_5446475
Fragrant flowers borne in small panicles as the leaves unfurl, per Manual of Woody Landscape Plants (Dirr, 1975+).
T. Davis Sydnor, The Ohio State University, Bugwood.org bug_5492431
Samara hang on late into fall; wings are virtually parallel, per Manual of Woody Landscape Plants (Dirr, 1975+).
Rob Routledge, Sault College, Bugwood.org bug_5492623
Month Unknown Ontario, Canada
Fort Creek Conservation Area
Habitat: Cultivated, rarely and sparingly escaped to roadsides, disturbed areas, and suburban woodlands, per Weakley's Flora
Non-native: east Asia
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This plant may be causing problems in natural areas outside its native range, according to authorities such as:
Schizocarp composed of two 1-seeded samaras
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