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Common Name:
Autumn Flame Maple
Scientific Name:
Acer rubrum 'Autumn Flame'
Common Family:
Soapberry family
Scientific Family:
Bark: On young trees, smooth and light gray, with age becomes darker and breaks up into long, fine scaly plates.
Foliage: Opposite, simple, 3 to 5 palmate lobes with serrated margin, sinuses relatively shallow (but highly variable), 2 to 4 inches long; green above, whitened and sometimes glaucous or hairy beneath.
Fruit: Clusters of 1/2 to 3/4 inch long samaras with slighly divergent wings, on long slender stems. Light brown and often reddish, ripen in late spring and early summer.
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