Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center - The University of Texas at Austin information

 Native Plant Database

Acer rubrum var. rubrum


Red maple


Aceraceae (Maple Family)



Acer rubrum var. rubrum (Red maple)
Same characteristics as species Acer rubrum but with completely smooth leaves or leaves with hairs only along the veins on the underside.


No images of this plant

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Tree
Autumn Foliage: yes
Flower:
Fruit:
Size Class: 36-72 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Red
Bloom Time: May

Distribution

USA: AL , AR , CT , DE , GA , IL , IN , IA , KY , LA , ME , MD , MA , MI , MN , MS , MO , NH , NJ , NY , NC , OH , OK , PA , RI , SC , TN , TX , VT , VA , WV , WI , DC
Canada: NB , PE
Native Habitat: Woodland

Growing Conditions

Light Requirement: Sun , Part Shade , Shade
Soil Moisture: Wet , Moist

Benefit

Conspicuous Flowers: yes
Attracts: Birds

Last Update: 2009-11-26