Nov 13, 2015
Physical characteristics of leaf, flower, fruit, twig, and bark. Provides photos.
Facts About. Red maple takes its common name from its reddish buds that swell in spring, its red leaf petioles in summer, and its brilliant red foliage in fall.
The currently accepted scientific name of red maple is
General Notes. Provide good drainage in clay soil. Tolerates smog. Native to Eastern North America. Trees may be referred to as male or female.
Description: This tree is 50-80' tall, forming a single trunk up to 3' across and a rounded crown with ascending to spreading branches. Trunk bark of older trees is ...
... Synonyms; Classification; Subordinate Taxa; Legal Status; Wetland; Related
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