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Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Tan
Bark Type*
  • Smooth
Cultural Information*
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - Moderate Resistance
Fruit Type*
  • Non-Edible Fruit
Growth Habit*
  • Large Growing
  • Upright Growing
  • Columnar/Narrow Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Red/Brilliant Red
  • Orange/Brilliant Orange
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Birds
Plant Type*
  • Tree
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Fall Planting
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Moist
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Well-Drained
  • Average
Propagation Methods*
  • Graft
Season of Interest*
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Spring
  • Early Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Accent Plant
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Mass Planting
  • Provides Shade
  • Wind/Dust Break
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Acer is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

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SUPER SONIC RED™ MAPLE

Acer rubrum 'Red Super Sonic'

Buy Super Sonic™ Red Maple online. This new narrow upright growing Red Maple is the perfect choice for small areas. Flaming orange red fall color and crisp green foliage in the summer. Has out performed Red Rocket in our trials. The ultimate height is 40 feet and the width is 10 feet.

Mature Height:

30-40 Feet

Mature Spread:

30-40 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

3-7

What's My Hardiness Zone?

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.

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

DIY Irrigation SuppliesWe use and recommend www.dripdepot.com for our irrigation needs, from simple to install micro and drip systems, to commercial grade irrigation parts and supplies.

Purchase SUPER SONIC RED™ MAPLE Online

Root Pouch 5 gallon

SKU: 7730

(4.22 gallons / 16 liters)
(5-6 ft tall)
(0 units available now)

Standard Package Grown in Root Pouch®.




$130.00

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BEAUTIFUL plants! Roses look terrific and Oakleaf/Little Honey has brand new leaves starting. Very pleased with quality. Thank U!!


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Monica, PA
September 2014

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