The Bark Is Splitting on My Autumn Blaze Maple Tree?

Answer The autumn blaze maple (Acer x freemanii 'Jeffersred') is a hybrid of the silver maple (Acer saccharinum) and red maple (Acer rubrum). It is a popular medium- to large-sized deciduous tree whose le... Read More »

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Which Part of the Country Is Good for Autumn Blaze Maple Trees?

This fast-growing hybrid maple produces a blaze of brilliant orange-red color in the fall, hence its name. The Autumn Blaze maple (Acer rubrum "Jeffersred") grows well in many parts of the country,... Read More »

How thick is tree bark on ash, pine& maple trees?

The most common maple tree species, the sugar maple and the red maple, both have a tree bark four to eight inches thick on young plants which gain thicker vertical plates with age. The red pine has... Read More »

How to Repair Damaged Tree Bark on Japanese Maple Trees?

Japanese maple trees, when damaged, are susceptible to mold, fungus and boring insects. Protect the tree from excess moisture and bugs until the tree has time to heal. This takes a bit of time, sin... Read More »

How to Identify Maple Trees by Their Bark?

Out of more than 100 maple tree species, fourteen grow naturally in the United States. While there are several characteristic to use to distinguish maple trees from other trees, some of these trait... Read More »