Red Sunset Maple

Acer rubrum 'Franksred'

 

Height: 40-50'

Width: 30-40'

Shape: Upright

Exposure: Full sun

Foliage: Bright green

Fall Foliage: Brilliant red

Fruit: Samara

Zone: 4-7

 

This Red Maple features thick, lush foliage and a dense branching structure. Its brilliant red fall color is retained longer than most other Red Maple cultivars. Named the Iowa Tree of the Year for 2000.