Maple Trees
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Possible Age Range Of Sugar Maple Tree

Zone Springfield, KY 40069 | Anonymous added on October 27, 2019 | Answered

By looking at the picture could you give any estimate range of age? The house was built in 1871. Thank you, Julie

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GKH_Susan
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Answered on October 29, 2019

They can live 300 to 400 years according to article below.
https://www.lakeforest.edu/academics/programs/environmental/courses/es203/acer_saccharum.php
There are some calculations you can do to get an estimate of age:
https://www.michigan.gov/documents/dnr/TreeAge_401065_7.pdf

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