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ACER platanoides 'Princeton Gold'

Commonly known as Norway maple



H/Std £65.00 each 

  • Deciduous - large, broadly ovate leaves 8-15cm (3-6in) long, each with 3-5 lobes, ending in slender-pointed teeth.
  • Yellow
  • Height - 10-12m (33-40ft)
  • Spread - 10-12m (33-40ft)
  • Tree - vigorous, spreading tree. Produces upright corymbs of flowers in spring followed by brown winged fruits.
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - one of the best yellows. Not so susceptible to leaf-scorch in our temperate climate
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, mites, scale insects, caterpillars, Verticillium wilt, leaf scorch, honey fungus.
  • Place of origin - USA.
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Leaf Colour (if not green) - Gold -
  • 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 -
  • Spring
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil -
  • Tree Shape - Rounded to broadly spreading -
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
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Acers - Care Guide
Planting to avoid allergic reactions and asthma
Shrubs - Care Guide
Shrubs and Trees - Seeds - 1) Collecting Seeds
Shrubs and Trees - Seeds - 2) Storing Seeds
Shrubs and Trees - Seeds - 3) Planting Seeds
Trees - Care Guide
10-12m (33-40ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  10-12m (33-40ft)
 

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