Armstrong Gold® Red Maple
Armstrong Gold® Red Maple’s slender form of medium-deep green summer leaves will transition to a warm golden-orange in autumn. This improved cultivar has a better overall color, and its more narrow form is recommended for tight/narrow or challenging spaces including the parkway.
Why it rocks:
Armstrong Gold® Red Maple is a unique Maple variety because of its branch structure, durability and fall color. This beautiful tree has a remarkable columnar growth habit. It's upward sweeping branches are tightly covered with medium-deep green summer leaves that transition to a warm golden-orange in autumn. This particular cultivar has proven to have a brighter, more saturated foliage color, better overall shade density, and is more compact and reliable.
Where to put it:
Armstrong Gold® Red Maple’s improved columnar form makes it extremely versatile in the landscape, especially in challenging spaces. This tree is recommended for the parkway or narrow planting sites.
What it needs:
Armstrong Gold® Red Maple prefers well-drained soil. Be sure to follow our watering guidelines for the first few growing seasons until the tree’s root system is well established.
|Botanical Name||Acer rubrum ' JFS-KW78' PP25301 'Armstrong Gold'|
|Size Range||Large Tree (more than 40 feet)|
|Foliage Color||Medium Green|
|Fall Color||Yellow/Gold, Orange|
|Landscape Uses||Shade, Parkway/Street, Privacy/Screening|
|Plant Tolerance||Very Adaptable|
|Standout Feature||Columnar form, Striking Fall Color|