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Maple, Pacific Sunset

Acer truncatum x A. platanoides (Maple, Pacific Sunset)

Acer truncatum x A. platanoides ''Warrenred''

Pacific Sunset Shantung Maple is a truncatum maple which is a lesser known species in our area. Truncatum maple is a smaller growing species that is more suitable for today's smaller home lots and also more suitable as a municipal street tree than the overly planted red maple species. Pacific Sunset takes its name from its fall color which includes tints of yellow, red, and orange.

Upright, rounded
Good orange to red fall color
Glossy summer foliage

Height

25-30 ft

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Spread

25 ft

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Patent No.

PP7433


USDA Hardiness Zone 4b

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes
Specimen
Exposure
Sun
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Fall
Summer
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Moist