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Plant Characteristics

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

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.

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 newer variety maintains clean summer leaves and long lasting deep red fall color. A seedless male variety that has proven itself to be adaptable to many types of soil conditions. One of our overall favorite Red Maple Trees!!!! Mature tree has a dense canopy and is upright and oval in form.

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

(2.11 gallons / 8 liters)
(3-4 ft tall)
(16 units available now - S)

Standard Package
Unbranded Grown in Root Pouch®.



$75.00

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Root Pouch 5 gallon

SKU: 6375

(4.22 gallons / 16 liters)
(5-6 ft tall)
(14 units available now - S)
(10 units for review on 3/15/20) Pre-Order
Standard Package
Super Sized Grown in Root Pouch®.



$130.00

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Customer Testimonials

Thank you! I am very impressed with your company, the care and love you have for your plants is obvious, both in the health of the plants I received and in their packaging. The quality is exceptional and exceeds anything I have experienced before now. I am a first-time customer and will definitely be recommending you to everyone I know. Keep up the good work!


Krystyn
Hamilton, OH
November 2016

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