Short tree, approximately 2m tall and 3.5m wide. Growing as an understory shrub beneath Quercus palustrus. Approximately 1m into forest.
Large, deciduous tree; leaves opposite, waxy, deeply 5-lobed, to 12 inches across. Twigs reddish-brown.
Fruits in winged samaras, covered in stiff, golden hairs; hanging in large axillary racemes.
woody; approx 80 feet; leaves are alternate, palmate, simple, and have two leaves per node; no flowers
Vegetation survey of Pengxi River drawdown zone; Day 2 T1; "Acer"
Along the creek, growing above vine maple