Answer: Flowering maple is the first tree to come to mind given your preferences. Abutilon is the botanical name. The leaves are very maple-like and the blossoms are intensly colored and quite striking. You can train Abutilon into a tree form or into a bush (by pinching out the growing tips. Some of the best hybrids include 'Bartley Schwartz', with orange-yellow flowers, 'Clementine', producing red-orange bell shaped flowers, 'Crimson Belle' with deep red flowers, and 'Thompsonii' with variegated green and creamy white foliage and pale orange bells veined with red. Enjoy your new tree.
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