Acer rubrum Frank Jr Redpointe

Regular price $110.00 Sale

Acer rubrum 'Frank Jr.', commonly known as Redpointe Maple, is a robust and stunning deciduous tree renowned for its symmetrical form and brilliant autumn colour. This variety features a strong central leader and an upright, pyramidal shape, making it an excellent choice for a shade or street tree. Its medium to dark green leaves turn a vibrant, long-lasting red in autumn, providing a spectacular seasonal display. Typically reaching a height of 12 to 15 metres with a spread of 8 to 10 metres, this tree adds a majestic presence to any landscape.

Thriving in well-draining, fertile soil and full sun to partial shade, Acer rubrum 'Frank Jr.' Redpointe is well-suited to various Australian climates, particularly those with cooler winters. It is tolerant of a range of soil conditions, including clay and sandy soils, and is moderately drought-tolerant once established. Regular watering is essential, especially during dry spells, to maintain the tree's health and vibrant foliage.

Acer rubrum 'Frank Jr.' Redpointe is perfect for Australian gardeners seeking a large, low-maintenance tree that offers year-round interest. Its strong structure, attractive foliage, and stunning autumn colour make it an ideal choice for parks, large gardens, and streetscapes.