TOMPKINS COUNTY FLORA
Acer spicatumLam.
Mitchell NYNYFA TCUSDA NY
accepted accepted accepted
Mountain Maple

Aceraceae

CAYUGA FLORA (1926) NOTES: Damp thickets on ravine slopes and in rocky woods, in gravelly or rocky calcareous (?) soils; frequent. May 15-June 15. Especially abundant in nearly all the ravines of the basin, but mostly absent on the more residual acid soils on the hilltops, where A. pennsylvanicum is common; sometimes in swampy woods, as at Headwaters Swamp and Beaver Brook. Newf. and Lab. to Hudson Bay and Man., southw. to Conn., N. Y., Tenn., Midi., and e. Iowa, and in the mts. to Ga. ; almost or quite absent on the Coastal Plain. A northern plant of the Appalachian forest belt.


BH SPECIMENS FOR Acer spicatum (this list may be incomplete)
 Ithaca, Jul 1879, anonymous (BH 7703);
 Brooktondale, woods, Jun 1937, Bailey (BH 7705);
 Ithaca, Cascadilla Gorge, Tree to 15 ft.; corolla yellow-green, 18 May 1942, Clausen 476 (BH 67554);
 Ithaca, Ellis Hollow, 29 May 1932, Clausen 685 (BH 7702);
 Town of Caroline, Whte Rock Gorge, Blackman Hill Road ca. 1.3 mile from Level Green Road, 0.2 mile from Fire Tower Road, 3 Jul 1990, Cope 1945 (BH 1470);
 Ithaca, Cornell Test Garden number 205, 20 Jul 1942, Cornman 41 (BH 67557);
 Ithaca, Six Mile Gorge, 9 Oct 1933, Ellis 665 (BH 49796);
 2.5 miles north of Slaterville Springs, margin of small pond adjoining Ringwood Swamp, shrub 7 feet high, 15 Jun 1947, Lawrence 1141 (BH 67556);
 Ithaca, south side of Beebe Lake, wooded bank, shrub or small tree, 8 feet high, flowers greenish, 30 May 1941, Lawrence 41 (BH 67555);
 Ithaca, Cascadilla Gorge, 8 Jun 1920, Muenscher & Bechtel 266 (BH 7704);
 Ithaca, Cornell University Campus, back of Martha Van Rensselaer Hall, 18 May 1942, Palmatier (BH 78715);
 Ithaca, Enfield Falls, rocky gorge, abundant just above falls, 14 Jun 1896, Walker 288 (BH 1485);
 Ithaca, west shore of Cayuga Lake near city, 17 Jun 1916, anonymous (BH 1459);
 Ithaca, crest of Cascadilla Ravine, 4 Jun 1950, Clausen (BH 1458);
 Ithaca, Cascadilla, 30 May 1882, DeForrest 119 (BH 1468);
 Caroline, about 5 miles south of Slaterville Springs, Shindagin Hollow Road as it descends from the north into Shindagin Hollow, roadside at steep forested slope, small tree, 27 Jun 1971, Dress 7894 (BH 1483);
 Ithaca, Fall Creek, 14 Jun, 2 & 29 Jul 1875, Dudley 174 (BH 1471);
 Ithaca, Fall Creek Ravine, near Cornell University Campus, rocky bank, 10 May 1913, Eames 776 (BH 1477);
 Dryden, along Beaver Brook, swampy woods, 19 Aug 1920, Eames 13706 (BH 1484);
 Ithaca, Fall Creek Ravine, near Cornell University Campus, wooded bank, 24 May 1913, Eames 776 (BH 1478);
 Enfield, Enfield Ravine near Lucifer Falls, edge of woods, 7 Jun 1914, Eames 2774 (BH 1460);   VEmap  GOOmap
 Ithaca, Lower Enfield Ravine, rocky bank, 7 Jun 1914, Eames 2773 (BH 1481);
 Dryden, Mud Creek, low woods, 29 Jun 1919, Eames & Wiegand 12416 (BH 1482);
 Ithaca, seedlings, 14 Jun 1897, Hastings (BH 1486);
 Ithaca, Six Mile Creek, 4 and 6 year seedlings, 2 Oct 1897, Huttleston (BH 1473);
 Ithaca, Cornell University campus, east shore of Beebe Lake, shrub 8 feet high, 18 Jul 1946, Huttleston & Lawrence 1735 (BH 12280);
 Fall Creek, 26 May 1870, Jordan (BH 1466);
 Ithaca, Cascadilla Woods, 7 Jun 1879, Kilborne (BH 1467);
 2.5 miles north of Slaterville Springs, margin of small pond adjoining Ringwood Swamp, shrub 7 feet high, flowers greenish-yellow, 15 Jun 1947, Lawrence 11141 (BH 12279);   VEmap  GOOmap
 Ithaca, Six Mile Creek, above lower dam, edge of pond, 13 Jun 1917, Metcalf 8432 (BH 1472);
 Ithaca, Cayuga Heights, Remington Brook, 13 Jun 1932, Muenscher 18054 (BH 1479);
 Ithaca, Cascadilla Ravine, damp woods on cliff, 17 Jun 1913, Palmer 774 (BH 1474);
 Ithaca, Cascadilla Ravine, damp woods on cliff, 17 Jun 1913, Palmer 775 (BH 1480);
 Ithaca, Fall Creek, 29 May 1883, Prozser (BH 1469);
 Ithaca, Fall Creek Ravine, near footbridge, 22 Jul 1914, Thomas 2775 (BH 1475);
 Dryden, McLean Preserve, along Sphaerium Brook north of Mud Pond, 10 Jun 1972, Wesley FRW1389 (BH 1476);
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