Garden Plant: Burgundy Belle Maple
Product Description: Burgundy Belle Maple
A Great Choice for Street Plantings and Small Landscapes The Burgundy Belle Maple, Acer rubrum ‘ Magnificent Magenta’ (P P7,222), is a new cultivar from Earl Cully, selected in Kansas.
The fall color is especially nice, with the leaves initially turning a brilliant red and then changing to an intense burgundy.
These vibrant, almost fluorescent, burgundy red leaves glow in the autumn sunlight and holds for a long period of time.
With an excellent symmetrical branching habit, this is a great choice for street plantings and small landscapes.
Burgundy Belle Maple also exhibits excellent heat and drought tolerance.
It is best to train to a central leader when the tree is young.
Remove dead or undesirable branches and remove low hanging branches as tree matures.
The parent tree has attained a height of 45 feet and forms a compact, well-shaped, and symmetrical crown.
It is a great choice for harsher climates as well as mild sheltered locations.
Quickly becoming a favorite in the landscaping business, the positive traits of Burgundy Belle Maple make it a superior tree for landscaping in small urban settings!
* Brilliant fall color
* Symmetrical branching habit
* Great for smaller landscapes
* Heat and drought tolerant