The October Glory Maple (Acer Rubrum) is a is a medium-sized, deciduous tree. Grows to a height of 40-50’ tall with a spread of around 35′ at maturity. This maple is a medium to fast grower with height increases of anywhere from 13″ to more than 24″ per year. One of the most popular red maples, the October Glory maple delivers on its name. Features lustrous dark green color until later in the fall than most maples, turning beautiful shades of orange and red. The October Glory maple grows in acidic, loamy, moist, rich, sandy, silty loam, well-drained, wet, and clay soils. The showy, red-tinged fruits attract many types of birds and other wildlife.
Full sun and partial shade are best for this tree, meaning it prefers a minimum of four hours of direct, unfiltered sunlight each day.
2-3 ft, 3-4 ft, 4-5 ft