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Autumn Blaze Maple

Acer x freemanii Jeffersred

Fall Colors

Characteristics:
Large and fast growing this deciduous tree has fantastic orange-red fall color. Nice upright form with a strong central leader.

Growing Conditions:
Adaptable to many growing conditions, soil types, and pH ranges. Established trees are drought tolerant.

Uses:
Commonly found along streets and in parks.

Height:
60' at maturity

Width:
40' at maturity

Shape:
Dense oval to rounded

Flowers:
Small and red forming in early April in dense clusters before the leaves appear.

Leaves:
Green and rich in summer changing to orange-red in the fall. Deeply lobed resembling Silver Maple.

Bark:
Gray and smooth in youth becoming rougher as the tree ages

Flowers and fruit on this hybrid maple are very sparse.