OCTOBER GLORY MAPLE
Acer rubrum 'October Glory'
Deciduous, upright form tree known for it's dramatic bright red and orange fall color. Bloom period in the fall is rather short, but impressive. Often used as accent trees or for boulevard planting. Can sometimes fall victim to sun scalding with extensive direct sunlight. 'Red Sunset' variety is a similar growing style with equally stunning color.
Pros: Upright form, boulevard tree, dramatic fall color
Cons: Can experience sun scald
Size: 40-50' height, 15-20' spread
Light: Sun Shade
Bloom Color: None
Fall Color: Red, orange
Water Needs: Low-Normal
Similar Plants: 'Red Sunset' Red Maple, Sweetgum