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Red Maple
Acer rubrum var. rubrum
Sapindaceae — Soapberry family
Native
Red Maple
Pistillate flowers.

Red Maple
Staminate flowers.

Red Maple
Pistillate and staminate flowers on the same tree.
White Clay Creek State Park -- Judge Morris Estate
March 2011
Red Maple
Carousel Farm Park
November 2011


We have two varieties of red maple, with slightly different leaf shapes. Compare this to var. trilobum.

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