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Rocky Mtn Glow Maple

Acer grandidentatum 'Schmidt'

Easy to Maintain Fall Colors

Characteristics:
Small-statured, upright maple with incredible fall color.

Growing Conditions:
Prefers full sun to partial shade. Best in well-drained soil, but tolerant of a variety of conditions.

Uses:
Great fall color.

Height:
25' at maturity

Width:
15' at maturity

Shape:
Oval

Flowers:
Small, yellow to green clusters hanging from a long stem, appearing along with the leaves.

Leaves:
Green leaves turn bright yellow, orange, and red in fall.

Bark:
Bark is generally grayish-brown and on older trees may be furrowed, with long, thick, irregular, curling-outward ridges.

Similar to Sugar Maple. Native to Rocky Mountains; Wyoming south to northern Mexico. Cultivar developed by J. Frank Schmidt Nursery in Boring, Oregon.