Photo courtesy of Bailey Nurseries Inc

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Acer x freemanii 'Bailston'

Maple, Matador™

Series: First Editions®

Matador™ has a deeper red fall color than Autumn Blaze® and colors more consistently than Sienna Glen®. An adaptable tree with an upright, symmetrical form. Gains its fall color a bit later than other cultivars and holds its leaves longer. Excellent choice for lawn, street or park.

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  • Rich red fall color
  • Low maintenance tree

Height:

40-45 ft

Spread:

20-40 ft

Hardiness Zone:

4 - 7

Maple, Matador™ Growing and Maintenance Tips

Should only be pruned in summer after the leaves have fully developed.

Acer x freemanii 'Bailston' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Drought Tolerant
  • Specimen

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Rapid

Nature Attraction

  • Butterflies
  • Hummingbirds
  • Birds

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Spring / Early Summer
  • Summer
  • Fall

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average
  • Moist