Make your own free website on Tripod.com
     
NOS
ACER
TEGMENTOSUM
PAGE
Copyright 2002-2003. New Ornamentals Society. All Rights Reserved.
Lawful for online access only by current society members.
All downloading, printing, saving to media, imaging, screen capture, or offline use is prohibited.
Duplication by any means, method, or technology is unlawful.
Do not link to this page.
   

 

     
Acer
tegmentosum
'Joe Witt'
ht: 30 ft.
ha: globose
bk: boldly striped bright white on green, showing more white
bk: than other seedlings
or: Joe Witt, Curator, Washington Park Arboretum WA USA
or: selected as superior tree in the collection. Later named for him.
eval: "still my favorite of the maples after all these years" (Herons-
eval: wood Nursery catalog 2001, presumably by Dan Hinkley)
in: Heronswood Nursery 2001
so:
Broken Arrow Nursery (online catalog 2003)
   

 

     
Acer
'White Tigress'
(A. tegmentosum x ?)


Asiatic Arboretum, Sarah Duke Gardens, Durham NC. July 2003.

Click image to enlarge.

ht: 10m
ha: large shrub to small tree
bk: green with distinct white stripes, suggesting a white and
bk: and green tiger
ll: 12-16cm
ls: 5-lobed
lc: dark green
afc: yellow
or: Mark and Jolly Krautmann, Heritage Seedlings, Salem OR
or: c. 1992
id: experts consider it a hybrid of A. tegmentosum but clearly
id: not a pure selection of the species
   

 

     
Acer
tegmentosum x
A. davidii
so: Camellia Forest Nursery