Acer pseudoplatanus ‘Worley’ Acer

Acer

Description: Acer pseudoplatanus 'Worley', also known as the Golden Leaved Sycamore is a robust form. The golden leaves retain their rich yellow colour throughout summer. A stunning large parkland tree that's perfect as a lawn specimen as it's very low-maintenance. A very hardy variety that's well suited to windy sites and coastal regions.

History: Originated from Germany in 1879.

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 6m

Attributes

  • Do not prune
  • L Size: Large
  • Growth rate: Fast
  • Leaf colour: Yellow
  • Chalk tolerant
  • Open space planting

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