Boxelder

Acer Negundo

plant type:
shrub
tree
lifecycle:
perennial
growing season:
warm

Soil

Acceptable Soil Types:
Clay
Loam
Silt
Sand
Gravel
Acceptable Soil conditions:

Location

Min elevation:
3000
Max elevation:
9100
Counties: 
Apache
Cochise
Coconino
Gila
Graham
Greenlee
Maricopa
Mohave
Navajo
Pima
Pinal
Yavapai

Reproduction & Growth

Growth rate: 
High
Germination Overall: 
High
Germination rate: 
Moderate
Germination Requirements: 
60-90 cold stratification
Reproduction: 
High
Establishment: 
High

Ecological

Best Suited for these Site conditions:
ColdFloodingLow lightRiparian
Best Suited for these Management goals:
Drought resiliencePollinator habitatWildlife habitat

Additional Information

Commercial availability:
Commonly available
Citations: