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Acer rubrum 'October Glory / Maple 120-150cm Tall , Stunning Autumn Colours


Acer rubrum 'October Glory, 120-150cm Tall


These are BARE ROOTED plants which can be planted from the end of October until April and will be dispatched as soon as the weather turns cold and they become dormant.The dispatch date depends on the Autumn temperature and varies from year to year.

'October Glory' is a large deciduous tree with erect main branches. Leaves 3-lobed, dark green above, whitish beneath, brilliant crimson in autumn. Flowers crimson on bare branches. Excellent selection of the red maple 

Growing Details

Common Name: October Glory
Genus: Acer
Species: rubrum
Skill Level: Beginner
Exposure: Full sun, Partial shade
Hardiness: Hardy
Soil type: Well-drained/light, Clay/heavy, Acidic, Chalky/alkaline
Height: 12m+
Spread: 8m


Acer can be deciduous trees or large shrubs with paired, often palmately-lobed leaves and small flowers followed by characteristic winged fruits. Many have fine autumn colour, and some have ornamental stems

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  1. Acer 'October Glory' 4

    Posted by Anthony Kelly on 24th Feb 2019

    Ordered on Sunday and delivered to Surrey the following Thursday. Excellent service. Planted the same day. Currently resembles a 4 ft stick, but I remain ever hopeful.

  2. After October Glory 5

    Posted by Unknown on 25th Nov 2017

    Strong looking tree with good root system which we recently planted.

  3. Brilliant root system 5

    Posted by andrew leng on 15th Nov 2017

    Good big plant with a very good fibrous root system to support it