Acer negundo ‘Sensation’

Sensation Boxelder

An improved Boxelder that has better branching and slower, more controlled growth. The new growth often takes on coppery tints. It develops brilliant red fall color. It is a tough tree, good for harsh environments. It is a male selection, hence no seeds to attract Boxelder bugs. It was found at an abandoned homestead in Idaho. It is tolerant of drought, poor soils and other adverse growing conditions.

  • Common Name: Sensation Boxelder
  • Height: 35' tall
  • Spread: 25' wide
  • Type: Deciduous
  • Zone: 2 - 7