The Pacific Sunset Maple features a dark green glossy foliage in the summer that changes to a striking yellow-orange to bright red in the autumn.
The Pacific Sunset Maple grows in an upright spreading shape with a rounded crown. It reaches an eventual height of 9.14 meters (30 feet) and a spread of 7.62 meters (25 feet)
Pacific Sunset maple develops its best fall colour in full sun. It will tolerate a wide range of soils including compacted urban sites, sand and clay. Avoid location where water puddles and does not drain away.