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Acer rubrum 'New World'

More About Acer rubrum 'New World'

  • Growth habit is upright and narrow, flaring open at the top
  • Fall foliage colour is mixed shades of orange
  • An extremely cold-hardy cultivar
  • A good selection for a smaller landscape

Zone:

3

Height:

10-12 m

Spread:

5-6 m
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New World Maple Growing and Maintenance Tips

New World maple grows best in full sun, in an acidic soil that is medium to wet, with good drainage. It is reported to have excellent resistance to leafhopper. The smaller and denser, lateral limbs on a strong, central leader, and fine-toothed leaves are the most notable differences than those of the species. A specimen tree for a lawn, street or park, where its narrow form is needed. 


Acer rubrum 'New World' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Fast
Fast

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Habit

Upright

Foliage Color

Orange
Green

Landscape uses

Specimen