Name : Sugar Maple
Family : Aceraceae
Leaf : 3 to 5 lobes with roughly jagged edges ; dark green on top ; lighter underside
Bark : Grey and smooth in young seedlings ; scaly and fissured in older trees.
Fruit : Called a double samara ; 2 thick seeds attached to fibrous wings.
Did you know that the Maple leaf is the emblem of Canada, and can be seen on the Canadian flag