Acer rubrum 'Gerling'
Native to: Eastern North AmericaCrown: Broadly pyramidal, denseHeight: 35 - 40 feetWidth: 20 feetGrowth Rate: Fast
Characteristics: Fall foliage is red to yellow to orange.
Negative Features: Occasionally susceptible to aphids and scale that can cause honeydew drip and sooty mold problems. Surface roots can cause problems with sidewalks.
Uses: Good for al street situations where room allows on arterial, collector and residential streets.
Comments: Gerling grows slightly smaller than most other Red Maple cultivars.