Changing Seasons

by Jon Hetman, Director of External Relations & Communications

September 3, 2014

Acer rubrum

Changing Seasons

Acer rubrumAs summer wanes, some autumnal tints are starting to show in the Arboretum. One of the earliest trees to color up is an Arboretum-introduced cultivar of red maple, Acer rubrum ‘Schlesingeri’–its foliage is already tinged reddish bronze and will end up bright scarlet. Read more about this tree here.
Arnoldia 67/2, 2009 [pdf]

— Nancy Rose, Editor of Arnoldia

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