Red Maple
Red Maple bark
Red Maple leaf
Red Maple
Recognition Features 

Leaves are simple and opposite, usually with three lobes. Sinus close to 90 degrees.

Historical Notes 

Red maple is planted as an ornamental, as its foliage turns a beautiful “red” color in the fall.

Benefits 
This tree reduces atmospheric carbon by 476 lbs per year! It also conserves 321 kilowatt/hours of energy by cooling its surroundings.
Scientific Name 
Acer rubrum
Scientific Family 
Sapindaceae
Common Family 
Soapberry Family
Denison Tree ID 
(DUARB-97)
Location 
Off of East side of Fellows
Circumference 
3.37
Height 
24.30