113 Autumn Blaze Maple

Tall, oval, late summer green canopy of Autumn Blaze Maple.Facts About Autumn Blaze Maple

Acer rubrum x A saccharinum 'Autumn Blaze'

Native to: Eastern and Central North America
Crown: Broadly oval
Height: 50 feet
Width: 45 - 50 feet
Growth Rate: Faster than other Red Maples

Characteristics: Fall foliage is brilliant scarlet. This is a new hybrid of Red Maple and Silver Maple, with the hardiness of Silver Maple and the fall color of Red Maple.

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 all street situations where room allows on arterial, collector and residential streets. Suitable for planting along boulevards.

Comments: Autumn Blaze Maple is a good shade tree with brilliant fall color. Could also be listed as Acer x freemanii.

Engraved stone sign for Autumn Blaze Maple, Acer rebrum x A. saccharinum 'Autumn Blaze.'
Graphic of a golden, frowning sun.
Graphic of planter dimension for 8 ft.