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Plant Characteristics

Northern States Exposure
  • Full Sun
  • Wind / Dust Break
  • Sound Barrier
  • Privacy / Hedge / Living Fence
Growth Rate
  • Medium
Soil Moisture Needs
  • Moist
  • Well Drained
  • Average
Nature Attraction
  • Attracts Birds
Seasons of Interest
  • Late Spring / Early Summer
  • Fall
Best Usages
  • Provide Shade
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Wildlife Habitat
Best Characteristics
  • Growth Habit

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Very easy to grow, adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your tree the best start possible, we include a free fertilizer packet.

Interesting Notes

Because of its narrow upright growing habit Armstrong is quickly becoming one of the more used maples. Order now, supplies are limited. You will not be billed until tree is shipped

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Acer rubrum 'Armstrong'

Buy Armstrong Maple online. Armstrong is a very upright and narrow grower,perfect for limited or small areas where space is a concern.This tree has beautiful gray silver-gray bark. Emerging leaves are reddish tinged gradually changing to dark green above with a distinct gray cast beneath and in the fall they become yellow-orange to red.

Mature Height:

40-50 Feet

Mature Spread:

15-25 Feet

Hardiness Zone:


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Family: Sapindaceae / Aceraceae · Common Name: Maple

Maple trees are a wonderful genus of trees, with sizes ranging from very small and slow growing Japanese Maples, to very fast growing Silver Maples. Maple trees are found growing all across the world, and most admired for their colorful fall foliage.

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SKU: 5931

(1.87 gallons / 7.09 liters)
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Smart Pot 5 gallon

SKU: 6383

(5.098 gallons / 19.3 liters)
(5-6 ft tall)
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I had a terrific experience ordering from you guys. The customer service was fantastic and the plants are doing great. The Incrediball got HUGE! I will certainly be ordering again this Fall or Spring. Thanks!

Hawley, PA
July 2014

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