The Autumn Flame Red Maple tree, Acer rubrum, 'Autumn Flame', is a large fast growing tree that is also one of the first trees to show fall color.
The Autumn Flame Red Maple has scarlet fall color which make for gorgeous fall leaf display.
This deciduous trees leaves will always contain a hint of scarlet. The branches develop low and form a dense, narrow crown. It is not tolerant of drought or very hot dry weather.
This is a large tree that can achieve a trunk size of three to five feet in diameter so do not plant in a confined areas or close to structures.