Compact, upright grower with deep-green leaves. A brilliant display of red autumn leaves that last until winter. Does great in poor soils. Quick-growing and is excellent as a street tree. Also known as Acer rubrum ‘October Glory’. Acer rubrum ‘Autumn Glory’ (Red Maple) is a deciduous tree that grows at a fast rate to reach 8m (H) x 5m (W) in 10 years.