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Acer rubrum 'Northwood'

#PP5053

More About Acer rubrum 'Northwood' (PP5053)

  • Crown has an oval to round growth habit
  • Red flowers appear before the foliage emerges
  • Leaves emerge red, turning dark green in the summer and red in the fall
  • A good shade tree for any landscape
  • Bloom Time: Early spring

Zone:

3

Height:

10-12 m

Spread:

8-10 m

Colour:

Red
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Northwood Maple Growing and Maintenance Tips

Northwood maple is best grown in northern climates needing the cool weather and frost for its best fall colour. Thrives in full sun and an acidic soil that is medium to wet, with good drainage.


Acer rubrum 'Northwood' (PP5053) Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Early Spring

Habit

Rounded
Oval

Foliage Color

Red
Green

Landscape uses

Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Acer rubrum 'Northwood'

Acer rubrum

Acer rubrum

Red Maple