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Acer dav Madeline Spitta
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Acer davidii 'Madeline Spitta'


Description: Acer davidii 'Madeline Spitta' is an upright growing form of Snake-bark Maple. It's erect branches bear glossy green leaves that assume lovely orange autumn colours before they fall. The green and white striped bark completes the effect. A slow growing tree.

History: Raised at Winkworth Arboretum, Surrey.

Acer Growing Tips: Very easy to grow in a wide range of well-drained soils. They thrive in sun but with partial shade to protect the leaves from scorch. A sheltered area away from strong winds is preferred.

Height and Spread (after 10 years) : 6m x 4m

General attributes

Text Green Foliage
Text Traditional

Ornamental attributes

Medium tree size after 10 years Medium tree size after 10 years
Attractive bark Attractive bark
Autumn colour Autumn colour
Chalk tolerant Chalk tolerant
Wet tolerant Wet tolerant
Don't prune Don't prune