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Sep 25, Red Maple Trees: Common problems.
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Return to Trees and Shrubs Agent Articles. Red maple trees are popular but suffer from a number of problems. They are slow to establish, have poor branching structure and, most importantly, they are susceptible to long-term trunk injury or damage, which results in internal rot and decay. Once the fall leaves are off, their shapely and twisting branches carry their beauty through the winter with graceful silhouettes.
One particular eye-catcher is Sango Kaku. Its branches turn red in the winter, adding a much needed splash of color. Aug 09, Weather is the primary factor for why your maple tree leaves are not turning red in fall. In autumn, the leaves of sourwood, sumacs, dogwoods, and some maples often turn red or purple like the Brandywine Maple.
Sugar maple leaves can be a brilliant orange. Red Maple trees such as Autumn Blaze Maple or October Glory can have shades of orange and red. October Glory is an excellent Estimated Reading Time: 4 mins.
Apr 16, Autumn Blaze is a trade name for the 'Jeffersred' cultivar of a hybrid maple known as Acer x freemanii, which is a cross of red and silver maples. It's a medium-sized tree with a dense, broad-oval crown. The medium-green leaves, which have the classic five-lobe shape, turn orange-red Estimated Reading Time: 6 mins. Red Fall Leaves Many of the most colorful leaves are on the trees that turn red in autumn.
Some of the best trees for graduated displays that finalize in a red hue might be Downy serviceberry, blackgum, persimmonand sassafras.
The hues and tones of red vary from species to species.