Acer ‘Warrenred’ PACIFIC SUNSET®
Pacific Sunset maple is an excellent medium sized tree that is very tolerant of urban conditions. This hybrid maple combines the best qualities of its parents Acer truncatum and Acer platanoides. It has very glossy dark green leaves that will develop a mixed fall color of yellows, oranges, and reds. This maple tolerates a wide range of soil conditions and would make a good street tree. It is also relatively pest free.
Colors & Combos
Great Color Contrasts: silver, red, yellow
Great Color Partners: green
Culture NotesPacific Sunset maple develops its best fall color in full sun. It will tolerate a wide range of soils including compacted urban sites, sand and clay. Avoid location where water puddles and does not drain away. Very little pruning is need to maintain a beautiful specimen. Only remove poorly developed, rubbing and crossing branches when young or dead wood and broken limbs as needed.
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Plant Type: tree
Foliage Type: deciduous
Plant Height: 20 ft. 0 in. (6.10 m.)
Plant Width/Spread: 18 ft. 0 in. (5.49 m.)
Hardiness: USDA Zones 4 to 9
Sun/Light Exposure: full sun
Water Requirements: drought tolerant when established