Acer rubrum 'Brandywine' - Blue Heron Nursery

Acer rubrum ‘Brandywine’

Brandywine Red Maple

A broadly columnar Red Maple that was introduced to the trade by the U.S. National Arboretum in 1994. The fall color begins as red, turning to purple-red as the season progresses. This is a male selection, good for street tree use. It is a hybrid of 'October Glory' and 'Autumn Flame', and fall color peaks between the two parents. Prefers full sun and slightly moist, acidic soils.

  • Common Name: Brandywine Red Maple
  • Height: 40' tall
  • Spread: 25' wide
  • Type: Deciduous
  • Zone: 4 - 8

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