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Maple - Red, October Glory

Acer rubrum, October Glory


Red maple is a native tree with vibrant red flowers in spring, bright green leaves in summer, and come autumn, the foliage turns a deep shade of red. Compared to other cultivars, the leaves of October Glory turn red two weeks later. Trees are oval-shaped, grow well in sun and partial shade, and are tolerant of wet sites.

Great for creating shade
Wet site tolerant


Height: 40 ft.
Spread: 25 ft.
Bloom color: Red
Bloom time: Spring
Foliage: Green
Soil type: average, moist, sandy
Exposure: Sun, part-shade, shade tolerant
USDA Hardiness Zone: 4

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