First Editions™ Scarlet Jewell™ Maple - Acer rubrum 'Bailcraig'

First Editions Scarlet Jewell Maple
First Editions Scarlet Jewell Maple
First Editions Scarlet Jewell Maple
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This seedless Red Maple variety is a selection from northern Minnesota that has green foliage that becomes a brilliant red two weeks earlier than other red maples in fall. Showy winged samaras appear in spring. An excellent shade tree.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Specimen
Wet Areas
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Edible
Modern
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
40-50'
Spread: 
20'+
Flower Colors: 
Red
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Attractive Foliage
Fall Colour
Winter Interest
Growth Habits: 
Round
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 4
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Prefers a moist well drained, slightly acidic woodland soil. Water regularly as needed. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new spring growth. Little pruning is necessary. Prune broken or damaged limbs.

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