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Summer Red Maple Trees for Sale Online
Summer Red Maple is a fast-growing and adaptable tree known for its luxurious show of fall color. The maple's leaves emerge burgundy red and transition to a dark purplish green in the summer, giving this tree a tri-color effect. It is normal for older leaves to turn yellow as well.
Whether your leaves are orange or purple, you will constantly be in awe of this gorgeous specimen tree's beauty. Popular for planting along pathways and streets, the Summer Red Maple has a uniform branching habit and a rapid growth rate.
Botanically referred to as 'Acer Rubrum,' the Summer Red is known for its resilience an hardiness to the elements. Ideal conditions for these beauties includes full sun and a slightly acidic, well draining soil blend. However, these hardy specimen will tolerate a wide variety of soil conditions and can specifically handle wet soils better than most.
Over time, this tree can reach mature heights of over 40 feet tall. The Summer Red Maple Tree's ability to resist pests and diseases also make it an excellent choice for beginner gardeners and landscapers.
|Mature Height:||35 to 40 Feet|
|Mature Width:||20 to 25 Feet|
|Classification:||Broad-leaved deciduous tree; shade tree|
|Foliage:||Dark greenish red, brilliant orange to reddish in fall|
|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|