Rocky Mtn Glow Maple
Acer grandidentatum 'Schmidt'
Small-statured, upright maple with incredible fall color.
Prefers full sun to partial shade. Best in well-drained soil, but tolerant of a variety of conditions.
Great fall color.
25' at maturity
15' at maturity
Small, yellow to green clusters hanging from a long stem, appearing along with the leaves.
Green leaves turn bright yellow, orange, and red in fall.
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.