Common name: Red or Canadian Maple.
Native: Eastern North America.
Size and spread (10 years): 7m
Treatment required: Mildly dormant requires up to 10 weeks stratification.
Seeds / kg: c. 58,000; 66%viable
Ideal sowing period: Spring
Soil conditions: Most soils but does not colour well on chalk. Prefers moist soils.
Planting instructions: Give space to let it develop a good round head. Can be pruned in late summer.
Mature height: 20m+
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