October Glory® Red Maple
Acer rubrum 'PNI 0268'
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
|Botanical Pronunciation||AY-ser RU-brum|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate to fast growing; reaches 40 to 50 ft. tall, 30 to 40 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Early Spring|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Firescaping/Fire Wise, Specimen, Very Wet Areas, Woodland Garden, Wildlife Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Extreme Cold Hardiness, Fall Color, North American Native Selection, Tolerates Poor Soils, Tolerates Wet Soils, Bird Friendly, Tolerates Urban Pollution|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Key Feature||Outstanding Fall Foliage|
Provide slightly acidic, well-drained soil. Best color in full sun, but tolerates light shade. Water deeply and regularly during first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; prefers regular moisture but tolerates drier soils. Apply fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 3 - 9