Red Maple (Acer rubrum Red Sunset®)

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Trade name information:
Trade Name: Red Sunset®
Cultivar name: 'Franksred'
Common names:
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Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 40-50ft
Plant Spread: 30-40ft
Leaves: Good fall color
Deciduous
Other: In the fall, orange-red foliage color. Quality of fall color on species plants can be quite variable from year to year. RED SUNSET is one of the best red maple cultivars available in commerce, with outstanding orange to red fall color (quality more reliab
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Flower Time: Other: Late March to early April
Suitable Locations: Street Tree
Uses: Shade Tree
Water gardens
Pollinators: Wind

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Location: A closer view of two of my neighbor's three Red Sunset trees.Date: 2010-10-14
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Location: My next door neighbor's tree, taken from my backyard in Northern KY.Date: 2005-11-06Taken with the morning sun shining on it.
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Location: Northern KYDate: 2010-10-14My next door neighbor's tree, taken from my yard.
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Location: Iowa
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Location: western OregonDate: fall 2011
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Location: My neighbor's three Red Sunset trees in Northern KY.Date: 2010-10-14
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Location: Northern KYDate: 2010-10-14Two of my next door neighbor's three Red Sunset trees.  Very beau
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Location: Northern KYDate: 2007-11-14My next door neighbor's tree.
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Location: My next door neighbor's tree in Northern KYDate: 2015-04-01
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Location: My next door neighbor's tree, taken from my backyard in Northern KY.Date: 2007-11-13
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Date: 2009-04-27Photo courtesy of: Captain-tucker
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Date: 2009-04-28Photo courtesy of: Captain-tucker
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Comments:
Posted by virginiarose (Virginia) on Oct 4, 2011 7:33 AM

This is a beautiful tree!!

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