Acer rubrum (Red Maple) 

Description: A Red Maple from Florida may not look similar to a Red Maple from Maine, 50-70 ft. tall

Leaves:  2-6 in. wide, with 3-5 lobes, coarsely toothed, light green above, grey-green below

Bud/Flowers: flowers red, 2 joined red winged seeds (making the shape of a V)


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USDA, NRCS. 2015. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 15 July 2015). National Plant Data Team, Greensboro, NC 27401-4901 USA. 

Photo 1: USDA, NRCS. 2015. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 15 July 2015). National Plant Data Team, Greensboro, NC 27401-4901 USA.

Photo 2: Steve Hurst, USDA, NRCS. 2015. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 15 July 2015). National Plant Data Team, Greensboro, NC 27401-4901 USA.