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I am planning to purchase a tree for my yard. I live in Ohio.

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I am planning to purchase a tree for my yard. I live in Ohio. I prefer a maple as they are my favorite trees and am considering an Autumn Blaze. I need something relatively quick growing as the area needs to be shaded. Your recommendations?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: General
Expert:  Mr. Gregory White replied 5 years ago.
If you want a fast growing maple with top performing fall color, go with October Glory or one of the RED maples.
Autumn Blaze is not RED maple, it is a hybrid between SILVER and RED and it's really not a very good tree IMO aside from the fall color. It also doesn't grow very quickly at all. Medium growth rthey at best.
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Expert:  Mr. Gregory White replied 5 years ago.
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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Can you give me more detail. What about adding sand?