Go Back Maple Matador

Acer x freemanni 'Bailston'

Plant Type: Deciduous Trees

Matador has a deeper red fall color than Autumn Blaze and colors more consistently than Sienna Glen. An adaptable tree with an upright, symmetrical form. Gains its fall color a bit later than other cultivars and holds its leaves longer. Excellent choice for lawn, street or park.

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Flower Color

Foliage Color

Green turning deep red to orange red in fall

Plant Spread


Good Companions

Plant Height


Scape Height

Hardness Zone


Soil Moisture

average and consistent water needs

Characteristics & Attributes


Expected to live approximately 80 years.

Bloom Time

Critter Resistance


Full Sun

Growth Rate


Seasonal Interests

Deep red to orange fall leaf color.