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Acer rubrum "Somerset" and "Sun Valley"

Acer rubrum "Somerset" and "Sun Valley"

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Published by [Floral and Nursery Plants Research Unit, U.S. National Arboretum, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service in Washington, DC (3501 New York Ave., N.E., Washington 20002) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Red maple -- United States,
  • Shade trees -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAcer rubrum Somerset and Sun Valley
    ContributionsNational Arboretum (U.S.). Floral and Nursery Plants Research Unit
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[2] p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15270099M

    © Regents of the University of Minnesota. All rights reserved. The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer. Privacy Statement. Acer rubrum 'Sun Valley' is a very oval and symmetrical tree creating a great shade tree. Product Reviews. Write Review. Write Your Own Review. Acer rubrum 'Somerset' $ Choose Options. Acer rubrum 'Red Rocket' $ Choose Options. Acer rubrum 'JFS-KW78' Armstrong Gold. $ Choose Options.

    Acer rubrum. Mature Height. 40' - 60' Shipping Height. 3' - 4' Sun Preference. Full Sun, Partial Sun/Shade. Soil Preference. Acidic, Clay, Loamy, Moist, Rich, Sandy, Silty Loam, Well Drained, Wet. Wildlife Value. The fruits (samaras) provide food for squirrels and many other rodents. Sun Valley Maple. Member Price $ Regular Price $ Description Acer rubrum 'Sun Valley' Strongly growing selection of the U.S. National Arboretum, with an oval crown. The tree was selected in a hybridisation programme, with the aim of achieving improved resistance to leafhoppers.

    Somerset Red Maple is a deciduous tree with a shapely oval form. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or . The sun valley maple offers brilliant red fall color and red blooms in the early spring — but it won’t produce any seeds. This tree is also a low-maintenance choice that .


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Acer rubrum "Somerset" and "Sun Valley" Download PDF EPUB FB2

Acer rubrum 'Somerset': Growing zones Grows to a height of 40ft. and a spread of 25ft. The Somerset Red Maple is a very popular shade tree because it grows quickly with a strong, upright grow habit and a uniform crown.

Noteworthy Characteristics. Acer rubrum, commonly called red maple, is a medium-sized, deciduous tree that is native to Eastern North America from Quebec to Minnesota south to Florida and eastern typically grows ’ tall with a rounded to oval crown.

It grows faster than Norway and sugar maples, but slower than silver maple. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Acer rubrum 'Somerset' and 'Sun Valley'. Washington, DC ( New York Ave., N.E., Washington ): [Floral and Nursery. Development: 'Somerset' and 'Sun Valley' resulted from controlled crosses made in by A.M.

Townsend as part of a tree genetics research project examining the inheritance of fall color and leafhopper resistance.

'Somerset' is a cross of Acer rubrum 'October Glory' and A. rubrum 'Autumn Flame'. 'Sun Valley' is a cross of A.

rubrum 'Red Sunset. Acer rubrum, or Red Maple is a native deciduous tree that may grow to feet tall and 6 feet in diameter, but is more commonly 40 to 70 feet high and 1 1/2 to 2 1/2 feet across.

It is a handsome shade tree with a rounded crown and ascending branches to a 30 to 50 foot spread. Description: Acer rubrum 'Sun Valley' is a medum-sized tree which is a cousin of Acer rubrum ‘Somerset’ with long lasting autumn colours.

It's favoured for it's bright, colourfal foliage that bursts into fiery shades of red and orange in the autumn. A vigorous grower when young with a symmetrical ovate crown in later life. Shop gallon red sun valley red maple shade tree in pot (with soil) (l) in the trees section of Sun Valley Maple (Acer rubrum ‘Sun Valley’) takes fall color to a new level of brilliance when its handsome leaves turn from dark green to bright red early in autumn.

It features a very uniform, densely branched oval head and exhibits significant resistance to potato leafhopper. It is a medium size tree that matures at approximately 40 feet in height with a foot spread. Sun Valley Red Maple is a U.S. National Arboretum introduction that glows in the fall with reliable bright red color.

A hybrid between Red Sunset Maple and Autumn Flame Maple, it is completely seedless and features a very uniform, dense oval head. Where to put it: Sun Valley Red Maple should be planted where you can most enjoy its color and shade.

Sun Valley Maple Acer rubrum ‘Sun Valley’ Red Sunset is a red maple cultivar with superior fall color and good branch structure.

Winter buds, clusters of small winter spring flowers, leaf stems, twigs, and winged summer fruits are all reddish colored. Buy Somerset Maple online. Somerset Maple is cross between October Glory and Autumn Flame, this newer variety maintains clean summer leaves and long lasting deep red fall color.

A seedless male variety that has proven itself to be adaptable to many types of soil conditions. One of our overall favorite Red Maple Trees!!!. The Somerset Red Maple - Acer rubrum 'Somerset' - will add a beautiful, bright red color to your yard every fall. This cultivar is a cross between the Acer rubrum 'October Glory' and A.

rubrum 'Autumn Flame' which will bring a unique beauty to your yard in the fall with a full canopy of red leaves, that last longer than many other maples.

‘Sun Valley’ is significantly more resistant to the effects of the potato leafhopper, often quite damaging to red maples.

Performs well in diverse locations. Excellent lawn or street tree. *Also see the Acer rubrum Red Maples ‘Autumn Flame’, ‘October Glory’ and ‘Red Sunset’. Male specimens are seedless. Acer. The Difference Between an Autumn Blaze Maple & a Red Maple. Red maple (Acer rubrum) is an easy-care deciduous tree appreciated for its brilliant fall color.

The same description applies to Autumn. Acer rubrum 'Sun Valley' $ In stock and ready to ship. Add To Cart. How large is this tree. View the Size Guide. Size. Qty. Add to Favorites. When the air turns brisk and frost begins to coat the lawn white each morning, that's when Sun Valley Red Maple.

'Sun Valley' is related to Acer rubrum 'Somerset' and is a cross of Acer rubrum 'Red Sunset' and Acer rubrum 'Autumn Flame' and was introduced by the US National Arboretum. All these cultivated varieties are more reliable in producing autumn colours in UK conditions than the original Acer rubrum.

Somerset Maple is a national Arboretum introduction, as a seedless maple. Acer rubrum 'Somerset' has an excellent broadly oval to round form with dark green foliage. Fall color is consistently a bright red. This is a cross of October Glory and Autumn Flame. This tree could set a new standard in Red Maples for the new millennium.

Acer rubrum ‘October Glory’ $ ; Acer rubrum ‘Red Rocket’ $ ; Acer rubrum ‘Somerset’ $ ; Acer rubrum ‘Sun Valley’ $ ; Acer saccharum ‘Commemoration’ $ ; Acer saccharum ‘Green Mountain’ $ ; Acer saccharum ‘Legacy’ $ ; Acer shirasawanum ‘Aureum’ (Golden Full Moon Maple) $ There may be an explanation for the lack of seeds though.

There are several seedless red maple hybrids, such as ‘Somerset’, ‘Sun Valley’, and ‘Jamestown’. Autumn Blaze maple, Acer x freemanii ‘Jeffersred’, is a seedless hybrid between silver maple, Acer saccharinum and red maple, Acer rubrum.

Its leaves, though, are different. Acer rubrum 'Somerset' SOMERSET RED MAPLE; Details. Acer rubrum 'Sun Valley' SUN VALLEY MAPLE; Details. Acer saccharum. SUGAR MAPLE; Details. Acer saccharum 'Bailsta' FALL FIESTA(TM) SUGAR MAPLE PP; Details. Acer saccharum 'Commemoration' COMMEMORATION SUGAR MAPLE; Details «Previous.

Acer rubrum ‘Somerset’ Somerset Red Maple. Fall color An oval crowned Red Maple, that colors later in the fall than 'Sun Valley'. The fall color is bright red and long lasting. A male selection with good potato leaf hopper resistance. A U.S. National Arboretum introduction, it is a cross between 'October Glory' and 'Autumn Flame'.Acer rubrum, the red maple, also known as swamp, water or soft maple, is one of the most common and widespread deciduous trees of eastern and central North U.S.

Forest service recognizes it as the most abundant native tree in eastern North America. The red maple ranges from southeastern Manitoba around the Lake of the Woods on the border with Ontario and Minnesota, east to.Acer rubrum, 'Sun Valley Maple' quantity.

Add to cart. SKU: 52 Categories: All Trees, Native Trees, Shade Trees Tag: Sun Valley Related products Add to my Wishlist. Quick View. All Trees Acer rubrum, ‘Somerset Maple’ $ Somerset Maple is a cross between October Glory and Autumn Flame? Maples. It is a seedless male clone exhibits.