Amur Maackia - Fabaceae Maackia amurensis

Taxonomy

FamilyFabaceae
GenusMaackia
Speciesamurensis
Common NameAmur Maackia
iTree CodeMAAM9

Plant Form

FormSmall tree
Height30 feet
Spread20 feet
DeciduousYes

Identification Description

Foliage5-9 leaflets, oval; spring leaves emerge fuzzy silverLeaf Type Information IconCompound - Pinnate
Needles0
Barkorange to greenish or coppery, peeling outer layer often with small oval patterns
Budpointed green/purple, slightly flatBud Arrangement Information IconAlternate
Twigcurrent growth, gray/brown, slight zig-zag
Flowernarrow, upright grouping of small white flowers
Fruitsmall-seed pod green to brown
Fall Colorbrown/yellow

Site Characteristics

USDA Zones   info for zonespH LevelsSalt Tolerance
Min3aMin5.5SoilIntolerant
Max7aMax8.0SprayIntolerant

Shade ToleranceDrought ToleranceAllelopathy
IntermediateModerateUnknown

Species Status

Nebraska Native
U.S. Native
Region of OriginRussia, China