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Autumn Blaze 'Acer x freemanii 'Jeffersred' Freeman Red Maple

Autumn Blaze 'Acer x freemanii 'Jeffersred' Freeman Red Maple

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Autumn Blaze Maple

The Autumn Blaze Freeman Red Maple (Acer x freemanii 'Jeffersred') stands as a beacon of seasonal beauty, captivating all who behold its fiery autumnal display. A hybrid of the red maple (Acer rubrum) and silver maple (Acer saccharinum), this cultivar is renowned for its exceptional vigor, rapid growth, and stunning fall foliage, making it a cherished addition to landscapes across North America.

One of the most remarkable features of the Autumn Blaze Freeman Red Maple is its spectacular autumn coloration. As the days grow shorter and temperatures cool, the tree's foliage transforms into a breathtaking palette of vibrant hues, ranging from fiery oranges and glowing yellows to rich crimson and burgundy tones. This dazzling display of color makes it a standout specimen in any garden or park setting, drawing admiration from onlookers and photographers alike.

Beyond its stunning fall foliage, the Autumn Blaze Freeman Red Maple offers year-round beauty and versatility. In spring, the tree produces clusters of small red flowers, adding a delicate charm to the landscape. During the summer months, its lush green foliage provides cooling shade and shelter for picnics, outdoor gatherings, and wildlife.

Moreover, the Autumn Blaze Freeman Red Maple is prized for its adaptability and low maintenance requirements. It thrives in a variety of soil types, from clay to loam, and tolerates both wet and dry conditions once established. With its rapid growth rate and pyramidal form, it quickly matures into a handsome shade tree, providing relief from the summer heat and enhancing the aesthetic appeal of any outdoor space.

Planting an Autumn Blaze Freeman Red Maple is not only an investment in beauty but also a commitment to environmental stewardship. As a native tree species, it supports local ecosystems by providing habitat and food for birds, pollinators, and other wildlife. By choosing this iconic cultivar, you can enjoy a lifetime of stunning autumn displays while contributing to the health and biodiversity of your community.

Mature Height: 40-50 ft.
Mature Width: 30-40 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun
Growth Rate: Fast
Botanical Name: Acer x freemanii ‘Jeffersred’
Grows Well In Zones: 3-8 outdoors

 

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