Red Maple - Acer rubrum
Acer rubrum, or Red Maple Tree, is one of the fastest growing trees around. This tree grows best in full sun and gets up to 50 feet tall. The Red Maple is pretty disease resistant and drought tolerant. This tree has green leaves in the Spring that turn to a pretty red or orange in the Fall. This is a shallow maintenance tree with little mess after Fall. This tree makes for some good shade.
Zone 3 to 8
This tree ships bare root during dormancy without any foliage.