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ACER x conspicuum 'Phoenix'

Commonly known as Snake-bark maple


 

Small £45.00  


Large £70.00 each 

Delivery Information Normally 3 - 5 days
Courier Only due to the size of this plant.
plant size comparison icon 7.5 to 10 Litre
  • Deciduous - mainly broadly ovate, smooth leaves 5-20cm (2-8in) long with 3-5 pointed lobes
  • Yellow - yellow-green
  • Height - 7m (23ft)
  • Spread - 2.5m (8ft)
  • Tree - small, multistemmed tree or large, branching shrub
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - for best winter colour cut shoots back to bases in late autumn
  • Ornamental bark
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, mites, scale insects, caterpillars, Verticillium wilt, leaf scorch, honey fungus.
  • Place of origin - Netherlands - hybrid of Acer davidii and A. pensylvanicum.
  • Flower Shape - Racemes - - small flowers in pendent, terminal racemes
  • Leaf margin - Lobed - see photos above
  • Leaf shape - Ovate - see photos above
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
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  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil -
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Acers - Care Guide
Planting to avoid allergic reactions and asthma
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