An improved cultivar over all other Red Maple Trees... superior red color of the October Glory Maple™ is intense.
An ideal landscaping tree... a fast growing tree that requires minimal attention! Commonly used to line drives or boulevards.
October Glory Maple Trees quickly mature into a pleasing oval shape, reaching up to 40 ft.
Its leaves drop later in the autumn season than other trees, so you have more time to enjoy their show!
You'll enjoy your October Glory's proud display of red foliage while other trees are bare! In the spring, it produces tiny conspicuous red flowers that pop against the backdrop of spring green. Showy red fruit attracts birds.
You get reliable color that is less dependent on the weather as other maples.
October Glories will even grow in warmer climates – areas not typically suited for trees that specialize in fall color.
Always popular – order your trees soon because supplies are limited!
Growing Zones: 3-8
This plant is recommended for zones: 3-8
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|It's Easy to Plant your October Glory Red Maple Tree
Specific Directions for October Glory Red Maple Tree
Plant your October Glory Maple in an area that receives full to partial sunlight and at least six hours of direct sunlight a day. October Glory Maples get 40 to 50 feet tall and 25 to 30 feet wide so plant yours in an area that provides it with enough space to flourish.
October Glory Maples prefer slightly acidic soil but they will adapt to your natural soil even if it's sandy or heavy in clay. October Glory Maple trees require one and a half inches of water a week and should be fertilized once a month during the summer with a well balanced fertilizer like formula 10-10-10.
Helicopter seed pods (Samaras) and little red flowers emerge in the Spring. The pods ripen from April to June and their seeds are spread from April to July. The leaves on your October Glory Maple start off tinged with red in the Spring before turning dark green in the summer and a vibrant fiery red color in the Fall.
|Step 1 - Dig Your Hole
Select a site with full to partial sun and moist or well drained soil for your October Glory Red Maple Tree.
|Step 2 - Place Your Plant
Next, separate the roots of your October Glory Red Maple Tree gently with your fingers and position them downward in the hole.
|Step 3 - Backfill Your Hole
As you backfill the hole, apply water to remove air pockets.
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Orders are occasionally delayed if we see really bad weather approaching, or if we encounter unusual circumstances. A small number of our plants show a specific release date. If you purchase one of these and would like your other items sooner, just let us know.
|Amount of Order||Shipping Charge|
|$99.00+||32% of order total|
Will my Trees Look Like the Photographs?
Most Trees are Pruned Before Shipping... at No Cost to You
|Maple Tree before pruning||Maple Tree after pruning||3 gallon Knockout Rose before pruning||3 gallon Knockout Rose after pruning|