'Summer Red' Maple
Acer rubrum 'Summer Red'
Shape: Symmetrical canopy with a regular (or smooth) outline, and individuals have more or less identical crown forms. Crown shape: oval; round
Foliage: Deciduous. Opposite/subopposite, simple, lobed; incised; serrate, ovate palmate deciduous 2 to 4 inches green and showy
Fall Color: Predominately yellow fall color (variable)
Comments: Use as a residential street tree. Ideal for smaller lawn space. Well suited to North Texas. Light requirement: tree grows in part shade/part sun; tree grows in full sun or dappled shade. Soil tolerances: clay; loam; sand; acidic; extended flooding; well-drained.