Genus

Acer

Species

rubrum

Cultivar

'Franksred' Red Sunset®

Common Name

Red Sunset® Red Maple

Patent ID

Height

45 to 50 Feet

Spread

35 to 40 Feet

Habit

Large, rounded tree. Moderate growth rate.

Zone

3 to 9

Culture

Full sun to partial shade.

Flower

Small, reddish-purple, March-April.

Flower Color

Foliage

3-5 lobed, toothed. Medium green top, gray green underneath. New growth is often red. Deciduous.

Category:

The best red maple for fall color. Extremely cold hardy.