The maple leaf is the official flower of Canada. Acer rubrum is the centerpiece of the Canadian Flag and is an arboreal emblem since 1996.

Official Flower of Canada - Maple Leaf

  Although the maple leaf (Acer rubrum) is closely associated with Canada and is the centerpiece of the Canadian Flag, the maple tree wasn't recognized as Canada's official arboreal emblem until 1996.


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