Acer rubrum

Red Maple
Acer rubrum

A fairly rapid growing tree, Red Maple is a beautiful addition to the landscape. The showy red flowers appear in spring before the leaves open and put on a great show. Autumn brings outstanding shades of color. Red Maple will perform best in partial shade and moist soils. Height: 50' Spread: 35-40' Shape: Upright, rounded Foliage: Green Fall Foliage: Brilliant scarlet or yellow Exposure: Part Sun Zone: 4-6   *Photo and info courtesy of Bailey Nurseries, Inc.