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Acer x freemanii 'Autumn Blaze®' (Jeffersred)

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 Acer x freemanii 'Jeffersred' - Autumn Blaze Maple - Field production in fall

Acer x freemanii 'Jeffersred' - Autumn Blaze Maple - Field production in fall

More About Acer x freemanii Autumn Blaze® ('Jeffersred') (PP4864)

  • Fast-growing, upright, densely branched, broad, oval crown
  • Summer leaves resemble those of its silver maple parent
  • Long-lasting, fall colour of orange-red to scarlet-red
  • Choose this cultivar when planting on a dry site

Zone:

3

Height:

15-17 m

Spread:

12-14 m
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Autumn Blaze® Maple Growing and Maintenance Tips

A cross between silver maple and red maple, freemanii cultivars are faster growing, and change colour in the fall earlier than rubrum cultivars.  'Jeffersred' is quite adaptable, tolerant of drought conditions, and is not particular to soil type or pH. It can be grown as a specimen tree or multi-stemmed plant.


Acer x freemanii Autumn Blaze® ('Jeffersred') (PP4864) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Fast
Fast
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils
Moist to Average

Attributes

Fall Color
Deciduous

Habit

Oval
Multi-stem/Clump form
Upright

Foliage Color

Red
Green
Orange

Landscape uses

Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Acer x freemanii 'Autumn Blaze®' (Jeffersred)