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Plant Characteristics

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

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Maples are moderately easy to grow and adapt 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

The beautiful red color of Summer Red® Red Maples new growth, makes this tree truly unique.

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SUMMER RED® MAPLE

Acer rubrum 'HOSR'

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Buy Summer Red® Maple online. Summer Red® Maple is a beautiful and unique Acer rubrum selection. This newer selection exhibits outstanding burgundy red new foliage. Mature foliage is a dark purplish green. The leaf back displays a silvery white color which contrasts well in the wind. Leaves are medium to small sized with a thick leathery texture and resulting in minimal leaf tatter. Tree growth is vigorous with abundant lateral branching developing into a mature specimen with a dense, broad, upright, oval shaped crown. Fall color is distinctive with older leaves turning yellow while the younger leaves change to orange or purple presenting a beautiful spectrum of colors. Summer Red® Maple is adaptable to a wide range of soil and climatic conditions. Our most unique Red Maple!

Mature Height:

40-50 Feet

Mature Spread:

35-40 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

5-9

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 SUMMER RED® MAPLE Online

Root Pouch 2 gallon

SKU: 1032

(2.11 gallons / 8 liters)
(4-5 ft tall)
(2 units available now - S)

Standard Package
GD Grown in Root Pouch®.



$75.00

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Root Pouch 2 gallon

SKU: 10980

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

Standard Package
GD Grown in Root Pouch®.



$75.00

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Root Pouch 5 gallon

SKU: 6378

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

The three witch hazels arrived in wonderful condition because of the careful packaging and the quality of the plant material itself. New leaves already after planting!


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Hallsville, MO
November 2016

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