acer trees - A Selection
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Field Maple is a lovely native species with soft green leaves with red tinges all summer and stunning yellow autumn colour. Field Maple is one of the species in our mixed native hedging packs - if you're choosing your own species for a mixed native pack we suggest you include it primarily for its autumn colour - but it's also very good as a single species hedge, particularly for areas of the garden that would benefit from a splash of autumn colour. Grows 40-60cm per year. Supplied in 2 litre
This beautiful maple is a favourite for autumn colour. The Royal Horticultural Society also think highly of it, and have given it their prestigious Award of Garden Merit. It makes a spreading, bushy tree or large shrub with deeply lobed mid-green leaves that turn brilliant scarlet-deep red tones early in the autumn. It also produces masses of small, red-purple flowers which are followed by winged seed-heads. Like most maples, it enjoys a sunny or partially shaded spot. The soil should be
This plant produces lovely red leaves in spring turning to green in the summer. The young growing tips are reddish brown and create an attractive contrast. Height 101-150cm. HP - Hardy perennial. Supplied as a 50-60cm plant in a 3 litre pot.
Position: lightly, dappled shade; Soil: fertile, moist, well-drained neutral to acid soil; Rate of growth: slow-growing; Flowering period: April to May; Hardiness: fully hardy A lovely new acer with intense red/purple finely lobed leaves, which unusually slightly curls at the edges as they hang down, reminiscent to the shape of a starfish.An upright compact form, that is perfect for any sized garden inlcuding smaller ones, as a focal point, in a border or in a pot. Make sure it is planted
Orange Dream Has Beautiful Golden Yellow Leaves In Spring Which Turn Limey-green In Summer Then Stunning Orange-gold In The Autumn. Ideal For Small Gardens Or Large Containers You’ve A Kaleidoscope Of Colour In A Tree That Perfectly Suits Small Spaces Including Back Yards.your Tree Will Put On Attractive And Intricate Leaves Through The Spring And Until Late Autumn. Make Sure Your Plant Is Protected Against Exposed Winds By Planting Up In A Sheltered Position.how You Receive Your Plantyour
Position: partial shade; Soil: fertile, moist, well-drained neutral to acid soil; Rate of growth: slow-growing; Flowering period: April to May; Hardiness: fully hardy The burgundy-purple leaves each have an irregular cream margin, which creates a distinctive bi-coloured effect, but through the summer green tints begin to creep in. This plant prefers a spot in lightly dappled shade, however if the shade is too dense, the variegations will become more subtle. A stylish and unusual addition to the
A striking japanese maple due to its variegated leaves which are pink, purple and green during spring. In summer its leaves are green with a white border and in autumn it turns pink-red again. Height 101-150cm. HP - Hardy perennial. Supplied as a 30-40cm plant in a 3 litre pot.
Acer palmatum Trompenburg is a really attractive Japanese maple with an upright habit that broadens with age. If allowed to grow to full size it can reach as high as five metres or a little more, it is however easily kept at a compact small size. The foliage is beautifully palmate unfolding dark reddish-purple turning reddish-green and bronze in late summer. In Autumn the whole tree will take on lovely crimson red tones. Few trees have both the spring foliage display and the impressive
Position: full sun or partial shade; Soil: fertile, moist, well-drained; Rate of growth: vigorous; Flowering period: April to May; Hardiness: fully hardy Dark beetroot-red leaves turning red, brown and orange in autumn and small clusters of red-tinged, yellow spring flowers. This handsome, large, round- headed tree makes a fabulous ornamental feature for a large garden. Fast-growing and pollution-tolerant it thrives on almost any soil, including clay. Valuable for screening unsightly buildings;
This is a fantastic variegated Japanese Maple. White edge with pink on bluish-green filigree leaves. Growth habit is narrowly upright and twiggy. Butterfly is spectacular, and one of the most desirable cultivars available. Height is upto 2metres in ten years, but it can easily be maintained as small as a bonsai with pruning. Ideal in the garden itself or in a tub. Supplied in a 3 litre pot, around 40-60cms tall.
A stunning Japanese Maple! RHS Award of Garden MeritThese outstanding Japanese Maple (Acer Palmatum) Orange Dream Plants will enhance any garden, with it's ever-changing range of colours. In Spring, the leaves will emerge as a bright chartreuse green colour with bold orange-red margins. In the Summer, the leaves will change to a solid green shade, before changing to a rich burnish red in the Autumn. This variety is perfect for small gardens and patio pots.
One of our most favourite, and probably best value Japanese Acers. Acer ''Beni Maiko'' (syn. Deshojo) has spring colour that is burning scarlet to fire red, combined with a semi dwarf growth habit that lends itself well to growing in a large tub or planter. Ideal for creating a Japanese theme anywhere in your garden. Great in pots or containers, or planted in the ground mixed with other shrubs and acers. The name 'Beni Maiko' means "Red Haired Dancing Girl. " Supplied in an approx 3
This plant produces wonderful, wine red, deeply lobed leaves. Height 101-150cm. HP - Hardy perennial. Suppllied as a 40-50cm plant in a 3 litre pot.
Beni Schichihenge' is Japanese for 'red and changing' - an ideal description for this stunning Acer. It will attract immediate attention where ever it is planted, but is still rather rare, despite the fact that it was introduced in the 1960's. Few trees have both the spring foliage display and the impressive autumn display of this superb little maple. 'Beni Schichihenge's' new leaves uncurl from crimson stems that keep their colour through summer to autumn. The foliage has slender, pointed
This gorgeous Maple is an easy to grow, totally hardy stand-alone tree, a lovely conical shape of green maple leaves, which turn the most stunning fiery orange then intense red in Autumn - a gorgeous Autumn feature tree for speciment growing. Quite fast growing and upright in habit, it can reach 6-8M (30ft), but only spread 4-5M (12-16ft) in 15 years or so, so makes a great feature tree in lawns, boundaries and open areas. Choose your spot carefully with this ultimate size in mind. Called