Acer rubrum - October Glory Lipstick Maple Red Maple Tree

Acer rubrum - October Glory Lipstick Maple Red Maple Tree is an excellent specimen tree with  late red autumn foliage colour.  When the leaves turn they become a wonderful background tree. Well suited to larger gardens, street and public parks and public gardens.

Height: 8 - 12 metres  (Tends only to reach its minimum height in an urban environment)

Width:7 -9 metres.

Growth rate: Moderate.

Form: Acer rubrum - October Glory Lipstick Maple Red Maple Tree has an oval - rounded. canopy.

Foliage: Glossy, dark green five-lobed leaves with red petioles and a greyish underside.

Autumn colour: a dark pinkish-red then vivid red. The leaf undersides become greyish-pink.

Bark: Thin, dark grey and roughly textured. Lipstick maple's young twigs are a briliant bright red.

Tolerances: October Glory Lipstick maple adapts to a wide range of climatic and soil conditions including moderately wet soils. It is also tolerant to air pollution and compaction. 

Landscape use: Acer rubrum - October Glory Lipstick Maple Red Maple Tree makes a great specimen tree, but is also suited to multiple plantings along a drive or avenue.


Order and delivery details

Our standard prices are as follows. Not all products are available in all sizes and there are some products that are charged at a premium rate.

25cm pots - $45 (minimum order 5)

45 litre bags - $230
75 litre bags - $330

Start From
100 litre bags - $450
150 and 200 litre bags - $550

(orders taken all year, RCB Field Grown Trees are dug and delivered in winter) 3m+ with large developed canopy - $450

Images are provided as a guide only to help identify plants.
Please call (03) 5628 1507 to confirm current stock availabilty,
and current plant size.

Transport to Melbourne: Blerick Tree Farm delivers year round to Melbourne Metro via our own transport. Click here to see delivery costs

Transport Interstate: For Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane and Adelaide, we use a third party plant transport company. Interstate transport is quoted per consignment, based on volume & space.

Transport to these locations will be a minimum of $250.

Office hours: Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm.

Nursery Opening Hours: Friday Saturday and Sunday 11am to 3pm

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Blerick Tree Farm 
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or other days by appointment only

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55 McDougal Road, Neerim South VIC 3831
Ph: 03 56281507
Mobile: 0417 535 917