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Acer x freemanii ‘Armstrong
Armstrong Red Maple
(also listed under Acer x freemanii)

Acer fremanii Armstrong
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Height: 45'
Spread: 15'
Zone: 4
Foliage: light green
Shape: narrow, fastigiate
Fall Color: yellow-orange
Flowers: red
Fruit: samara

0040

 

Fast growing columnar tree. Excellent as a street tree especially in narrow places.  Exhibits strong resistance to extreme environmental conditions.

Armstrong Availability

 

 

Acer rubrum 'Autumn Flame'
Autumn Flame Red Maple

 

Acer Rubrum Autumn Flame

First of the red maples to color in the fall.  Very reliable and hardy.  Seems to tolerate low manganese conditions better than some cultivars.

ACER AUTUMN FLAME - FALL LEAF

Height 35'
Spread: 35'
Zone: 3
Foliage: medium green
Shape: dense, rounded
Fall Color: bright red
Flowers: red
Fruit: samara

0047

Autumn Flame Availability


 

Acer rubrum Autumn Spire'
Autumn Spire Red Maple

 

Acer rubrum Autumn Spire - Autumn Spire Red Maple

Height: 50'
Spread: 25'
Shape: broad, columnar
Zone: 3
Foliage: green
Fall Color: red
Flowers: red
Fruit: male, seedless

0103

 

Introduced from a seed source.  Exhibits earlier, more consistent fall color.

Autumn Spire Availability

 

 

Acer rubrum 'Magnificent Magenta'
Burgundy Belle Red Maple

 


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Height: 45'
Spread: 35'
Zone: 4
Foliage: green
Shape: oval-rounded
Fall Color: burgundy-red
Flowers: red
Fruit:  samara

0117

Vigorous grower with symmetrical oval crown. Extremely drought and cold tolerant.  Fall color changes from vibrant burgundy-red to bright scarlet.

Burgundy Belle Availability

 

 

Acer x freemanii ‘Celebration
Celebration® Maple
(also listed under Acer x freemanii)
 

Acer freemanii Celebration - Celebration Maple

Height: 45'
Spread: 20-25'
Zone: 3
Foliage: green
Shape: upright
Fall Color: yellow
Flowers: red
Fruit: male, no fruit

0085

 

Upright habit and uniform growth. Fast grower that maintains strong crotch angles.

Celebration Availability

 

 

Acer x freemanii ‘Jeffers Red
Autumn Blaze® Maple
(also listed under Acer x freemanii)
 

Acer freemanii Autumn Blaze
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Height: 50'
Spread: 40'
Zone: 3
Foliage: green
Shape: upright, broad oval
Fall Color: brilliant orange-red
Flowers: small red
Fruit: samara

0048

 

Hybrid between the red & silver maples combining the best features of each parent. Supporting better branching habits than silver but not as refined as red maple. Tolerant of tough conditions, prefers damp environments. 

Autumn Blaze Availability

 

 

Acer x freemanii ‘Sienna Glen
Sienna Glen Maple
(also listed under Acer x freemanii)
 

Acer Freemanii Sienna Glen - Sienna Glen Maple - Green Foliage

Height: 50'
Spread: 40'
Zone: 3
Foliage: green
Shape: upright, broad oval
Fall Color: brilliant orange-red
Flowers: small red
Fruit: samara

0204

Hybrid between the red & silver maples combining the best features of each parent. Supporting better branching habits than silver but not as refined as red maple. Tolerant of tough conditions, prefers damp environments. 

Sienna Glen Availability

 

 

Acer rubrum 'Sun Valley'
Sun Valley Red Maple

 

Acer rubrum Sun Valley - Sun Valley Red Maple - Fall Color

Height: 40'
Spread: 35'
Zone: 4
Foliage: medium green
Shape: broad, oval
Fall Color: dark red
Flowers: red
Fruit: NONE

0050

PDF Spec Sheet

An introduction from the U.S. National Arboretum. This hybrid between Red Sunset® and Autumn Flame® shows good heat tolerance and exceptional resistance to leafhopper. Symmetrical branching forms a dense, uniform crown, which displays excellent bright red color in the fall.

Sun Valley Availability

 

 

Acer rubrum 'October Glory'
October Glory Red Maple

 

Acer rubrum October Glory - October Glory Red Maple

Height: 40'
Spread: 35'
Zone: 4
Foliage: medium green
Shape: broad oval
Fall Color: dark red
Flowers: red
Fruit: samara

0050

A rapid grower.  Last of the red maples to color in the fall.

October Glory Availability

 

 

Acer rubrum 'Red Sunset'
Red Sunset Red Maple

 

Acer rubrum Red Sunset
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The most highly rated and reliable of the Red Maple cultivars, Red Sunset has become the standard to which others are compared. Developed by J Frank Schmidt, Jr., it is a vigorous growing tree with a strong and symmetrical branching pattern. Lustrous, glossy green summer foliage changes to brilliant shades of red and orange-red in the fall.

Acer Red Sunset - Up Close Foliage

Height: 40'
Spread: 35'
Zone: 3
Foliage: green
Shape: upright oval
Fall Color: brilliant orange-red
Flowers: red
Fruit: samara

0053

PDF Spec Sheet

Red Sunset Availability

 

 

Acer rubrum
Red Maple
 

Acer rubrum - Red Maple - fall color

Height: 40'
Spread: 35'
Zone: 3
Foliage: green
Shape: rounded oval
Fall Color: yellow, brilliant red
Flowers: red
Fruit: samara

0038

Seedling grown.  Shows genetic variability. Good for natural areas.

Red Rubrum Availability

 

 

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