Sunday, March 27, 2011

March 27 - Red Maple - Acer rubrum

Male and female Acer rubrum flowers
This Red Maple lives at the Pisgah National Forest Ranger Station near Brevard, North Carolina.  This Red Maple is in the front yard of the Ranger Station. 

The female Acer rubrum flower
The Red Maple in the spring is said to be one of the most beautiful flowering trees in the world.


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