LET'S TALK A LITTLE ABOUT ACER RUBRUM MOST KNOWN AS RED MAPLE.
|ACER RUBRUM// RED MAPLE.|
Red Maples are one of the most common and widespread deciduous trees of Eastern and North America. In the U.S forest service recognize it as the most common variety of tree in america. Many of features specially leaves are quite variable in forms.
When Red Maples mature the often reach a height of 49 FT or more.
Red Maples are adaptable to a very wide range or site conditions perhaps more than any other trees in North america. These tree can easily grow in places like swamps, poor dry soils and most anywhere in between, they can also grow very well on sea level.
Acer Rubrum/ Red Maple are usually easy to identify, it is highly changeable in morphological characteristics and it sis a medium to large size trees.
The leaves of Acer Rubrum offer the easiest way to distinguish it from its relative and the upper side of a red maple leaf is light green and the underside is whitish and can be either glaucous or hairy. The leaf stalks are usually red and are up to 10 cm (3.9 inch long furthermore the leaves can turn a brilliant red in autumn, but can also become yellow or orange on some individuals.
If you have a red maple tree in your property make sure you always give the tree the proper maintenance and the right care in order to keep it healthy. Prune it whenever you feel is necessary because they grow so tall that if you don't take care of the tree a branch can fall and it can cause damages if if it near your property, house or your neighbors.
ACER RUBRUM MOST KNOWN AS RED MAPLE