Red Maple (Acer rubrum 'Autumn Flame')

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Red Maple
Give a thumbs up Scarlet Maple
Give a thumbs up Maple

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 40-60ft
Plant Spread: 30-50ft
Leaves: Good fall color
Other: Easily grown in average, medium to wet, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade. Best in full sun. 'Autumn Flame is a male selection that is noted for (1) abundant leaves that are smaller in size than those of the species, (2) fall color that deve
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Green
Other: Greenish yellow
Flower Time: Other: March to April
Suitable Locations: Street Tree
Uses: Shade Tree
Water gardens
Propagation: Other methods: Other: Patented; PP2377
Pollinators: Wind

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Japanese Maple ID by DogsNDaylilies Sep 5, 2018 7:01 AM 2

« Add a new plant to the database

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by EscondidoCal and is called "Papyrus in Morning Sun"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.