Acer x freemanii 'Bailston'
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||AY-ser free-MAN-ee-eye|
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growth to 45 ft. tall x 20-40 ft. wide|
|Bloom Time||Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Specimen, Woodland Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Fall Color, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Tolerates Poor Soils, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||Juniper (Juniperus); Hydrangea (Hydrangea paniculata); Lilac (Syringa); Lenten Rose (Helleborus)|
Not particular as to soil type and pH. Tolerates average moisture to wet, poorly drained soils, and even drought conditions when established. Follow a regular watering schedule the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Apply a balanced, slow-release fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-7