Red Maple (Acer rubrum 'Sun Valley')

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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 7b
Plant Height: 20-35ft
Plant Spread: 15-25ft
Leaves: Good fall color
Deciduous
Other: 'Sun Valley is a U. S. National Arboretum introduction. It is a male selection that is noted for having a symmetrical ovate crown and exceptional red fall color. It is the result of a cross between A. rubrum Red Sunset and A. rubrum Autumn Fla
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Flower Time: Other: March
Suitable Locations: Street Tree
Uses: Shade Tree
Water gardens
Pollinators: Wind

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