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Acer platanoides - Norway Maple
 Symetrical crown that can reach heights of up to 50 feet.
 
 
  Terminal buds are prominent and round.
 
 
  Abundant spring flowers.
 Grayish black bark with shallow furrows.
 Various leaf color depending  on cultivar.
 
  Simple leaves with 5-7 lobes that form thin sharp pointed ends.

 
 The end of the leaf petial secretes a milky white substance.
 Notice the white substance on the end of the petial.