Acer shirasawasnum ‘Aureum’ Acer

Acer

Description: Acer shirasawanum 'Aureum', also known as Golden Full Moon Maple is a bushy, medium-sized tree that's slow growing with stunning seasonal foliage. Tiny reddish-purple crimson flowers appear in the spring carried in upright clusters. Followed by vivid lime green leaves which turn into a stunning golden orange and red in the autumn. A wonderful choice for any sized garden!

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

  • M Size: Medium
  • Leaf colour: Pink / Green
  • Needs well-draining site
  • Chalk tolerant
  • Prefers full sun
  • Autumn colour

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