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Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Tan
Bark Type*
  • Smooth
Cultural Information*
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - Moderate Resistance
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
Fruit Type*
  • Seedless/No Fruit
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Burgundy/Crimson/Maroon
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Birds
Plant Type*
  • Tree
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Average
  • Well-Drained
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Moist
Propagation Methods*
  • Graft
Season of Interest*
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Summer
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Tolerates Full Sun in Northern States
  • Tolerates Full Sun in Southern States
  • Tolerates Morning Sun Only in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
  • Tolerates Morning Sun Only in Southern States
Uses*
  • Provides Shade
  • Wind/Dust Break
  • Mass Planting
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Sound Barrier
  • Accent Plant
 

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 a free fertilizer packet.

Interesting Notes

A product of the U.S. National Arboretum tree improvement program. A hybrid cross of October Glory® and Autumn Flame®

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SOMERSET MAPLE

Acer rubrum 'Somerset'

Buy Somerset Maple online. Somerset Maple is cross between October Glory and Autumn Flame, this new variety has long lasting deep red fall color. A seedless male variety that has proven itself to be adaptable to many types of soil conditions. Mature tree is upright and oval in form. For USNA info and photos Buy click here. online.

Mature Height:

25-30 Feet

Mature Spread:

15-25 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

4-8

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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.

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 SOMERSET MAPLE Online

Root Pouch 2 gallon

SKU: 6426

(1.87 gallons / 7.09 liters)
(3-4 ft tall)
(0 units available now)

Standard Package Grown in Root Pouch®.




$75.00

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Root Pouch 5 gallon

SKU: 6375

(5.098 gallons / 19.3 liters)
(5-6 ft tall)
(41 units available now - S)

Standard Package Grown in Root Pouch®.




$115.00

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Excellent service and quality plant. I'll be back.


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Sonoma, CA
November 2016

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