Help identifying this maple sapling

Rack-n-CrackJuly 13, 2012

See picture. This came up and I didn't want to get rid of it, it's growing quite fast and if it's a desirable breed I would rather find it a good home somewhere in my lawn.

I was thinking sugar?

Thanks!

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Rack-n-Crack

For some reason I don't see the picture, so posting it again

    Bookmark   July 13, 2012 at 9:43PM
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Embothrium(USDA 8 Sunset 5 WA)

The common one like this is red maple.

    Bookmark   July 14, 2012 at 7:31PM
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denninmi(8a)

It's a little young to be sure, because they can look a little different when very young, and then change as they age. But to me, it also appears to be a seedling red maple.

    Bookmark   July 15, 2012 at 6:43PM
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