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Maple Red Red Sunset #15

SKU: 6404

A very desirable cultivar of the red maple with a pronounced pyramidal form and reliable red fall color; distinctive form and rich colors make this a choice shade tree, ideal for larger landscapes; intolerant of alkaline soils

$275.00

2 in stock

Red Sunset Red Maple is primarily valued in the landscape for its distinctively pyramidal habit of growth. It features showy clusters of red flowers along the branches in early spring before the leaves. It has green deciduous foliage which emerges red in spring. The lobed leaves turn an outstanding red in the fall. The furrowed silver bark and brick red branches add an interesting dimension to the landscape.

It is a deciduous tree with a distinctive and refined pyramidal form. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition. This is a relatively low maintenance tree, and should only be pruned in summer after the leaves have fully developed, as it may ‘bleed’ sap if pruned in late winter or early spring.

Additional information

Dimensions 40 × 45 in
Botanical Name

Acer rubrum 'Frank's Red'

Exposure

Full Sun To Part Sun

Water Requirements

Regular Water

Height

45'

Width

40'

Deer Resistance

N

Attracts Pollinators

N

Photo Credit

Net PS

Ted Lare Garden Center

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