MAPLE – FLORIDA FLAME RED

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COMMON NAME Florida Flame Red Maple
BOTANICAL NAME Acer rubrum ‘Florida Flame’
HEIGHT 50′
WIDTH 25′ to 30′
DECIDUOUS
COLD TOLERANCE 0° F
SOIL TYPE Wet to dry; Prefers moist soils, though will adapt nicely to dryer soils.
DROUGHT TOLERANCE Medium
SALT TOLERANCE No
COLOR Red foliage
MONTH OF COLOR Fall
FRUIT
COMMENTS Good shade tree for wet or drier areas. Growth rate is fast and comparably more consistent than other red maple species. Chlorosis may develop due to manganese deficiency in poor growing conditions, sandy soils, or on alkaline soil with a pH 7.2 or higher. Native to Florida.
PRICE 30 gallon $185, 15 gallon $75