Red Maple 'October Glory'
Trees & Shrubs Size Chart
Deciduous tree with an upright, rounded habit. Palmate leaves are bright green and turn bright orange to deep reddish-purple in fall. Red flowers in spring. Plant as a specimen or shade tree.
- Landscape Size: 40'-50' tall, 30'-40' width
- Light Requirement: Full sun
- Water Needs: Moderate
- Sunset Zone: 1-9,14-17
- Growth Habit: Upright, Rounded
- Growth Rate: Fast
- Attributes: Dramatic Foliage Color, Cold Hardy, Bird Friendly
These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions.
Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods.
Green Thumb Guide
Tolerant of most soils. Needs moderate drainage. Feed in spring with a general or tree and shrub fertilizer. Prune in winter.