Fruit of Current and Previous Year
Nicolle Flats at East End of Buffalo Pound Provincial Park
The fruit is a schizocarp, composed of two samaras. A schizocarp is a fruit derived from a compound ovary in which the locules separate at maturity. A samara is a dry, indehiscent, winged fruit.
Negundo: Answers to key questions in Budd's Flora and Flora of Alberta leading to this species.
Aceraceae: Answers to key questions in Budd's Flora leading to this family. Not all the answers apply to all members of this family, but they all do apply to A. negundo.