In the silver maple the leaves are cut by deeper clefts, which reach more than half-way to the leaf stalk.
The leaves of the silver maple show no reds in the fall, but are a uniform yellow.
How do you distinguish the red maple and the silver maple from the sugar maple?
silver maple (Acer saccharinum) is generally called soft maple by lumbermen.
It was a silver maple so great about the trunk that Bobby could trot about it as around a race-track.
How far does a silver maple send its seeds in these summer days, when they are falling?
The silver maple, with leaves having silver-white under surfaces, is another common species.
From the silver maple go to a red maple, and watch the harvest of these small-winged keys.
The leaf form is somewhat like that of the silver maple, but smaller.
Margins of these lobes are wavy, never saw-toothed, like those of the silver maple.