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Autumn Blaze Maple Trees for Sale Online
The Autumn Blaze Maple Tree is highly sought after by landscapers for its color and high adaptability
As is an improved hybrid between Red Maple (Acer rubrum) and Silver Maple (Acer saccharinum), this North American native tree embodies gorgeous features from each tree. The Autumn Blaze has the brilliant, long-lasting orange-red autumn color of the red maple, with the uniform branching habit and rapid growth of the silver maple.
It should be known that while the leaves emerge in the spring green, they turn to the rusty-red they are known for in the fall. This shade tree thrives in warm climates extending well into the deep south and west. These gorgeous trees are suitable for grow zones 3 through 9.
Known as the Freeman Maple, the Autumn Blaze Red Maple has a relatively fast growth rate and can reach heights up to 40 to 50 feet when provided with the proper care. Ideal conditions for these popular specimen trees include and full sun and moist, well drained soil conditions.
This trees' ability to resist pests and diseases makes it an excellent choice for those new to gardening and landscaping. The Autumn Blaze looks brilliant when planted along pathways and streets, and also makes for a great yard focal point.
|Mature Height:||40 to 50 feet|
|Mature Width:||30 to 40 feet|
|Classification:||Deciduous tree, shade tree|
|Sunlight:||Full sun to part sun|
|Foliage:||Dark green, brilliant orange to reddish fall color|
|Pruning Season:||No pruning needed|
|Soil Condition||Any well drained soil|
|Water Requirements:||Water well until established|
|Uses:||Tolerates moist soil and full sun. Full sun brings out the best fall color. Will adapt to drier sites|