The Autumn Blaze Maple is a popular shade and ornamental tree that provides the adaptability of the Silver Maple with the beauty and strength of the Red Maple. The Autumn Blaze Maple has an oval to rounded crown with a well defined central leader. Autumn Blaze Maple trees are tolerant of dry or wet soil conditions and to a wide range of climate conditions. Autumn Blaze Maple leaves closely resemble the Silver Maple with five deeply cut lobes and a medium green color. In the fall the Autumn Blaze Maple has a vivid display of bright red color that is the best of any tree in north Texas. The Autumn Blaze Maple also has winter interest because the new branch growth retains a red color after the leaves drop.

Autumn blaze maple tree colorado

Autumn Blaze Maple
Scientific Name: Acer x freemanii