Acer orientalia Maple

Description: Acer orientalia is a deciduous, deeply lobed tree. The leaves are a striking orange with red flushed margins as they open in spring, light yellow-green in summer, and maroon red in autumn.

History: Introduced in 2010.

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

Attributes

  • Deciduous
  • Leaf colour: Green
  • M Size: Medium
  • Needs well-draining site
  • Autumn colour
  • Chalk tolerant

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