It occurs on stumps and rotten logs of various sorts in the Mississippi valley, more often affecting stumps of acer saccharinum L.
Growing on the outer surface of the bark of acer, Fagus, etc.
It is obtained by treating the sap of the acer saccharinum, or sugar maple.
Growing out of fissures of the bark and wood of Hickory, acer, etc.
Florida Maple (acer floridanum) is a species according to some, and according to others is a variety of the hard maple.
The occasional forms in 'er' and 'il' will have similar power (acer, basil).
Sugar maple (acer Saccharinum) now throws out its ten thousand silken tassels, beautiful as gold.
It is the dwarf maple (acer glabrum) of the Northwest coast.
If you have been careful in your search you will finally stop at acer saccharum.
Silver Maple (acer saccharinum) is generally called soft maple by lumbermen.