• Deciduous
    Large, broadly ovate, dark green leaves 8-15cm (3-6in) long, each with 3-5 lobes, ending in slender, pointed teeth.
  • Yellow
  • Height
    25m (80ft)
  • Spread
    15m (50ft)
  • Tree
    Vigorous, spreading tree. Produces small but conspicuous, 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

ACER platanoides

 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only
individually £9.50 each , 10+ £9.00 each 
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Wildlife plant - nectar and pollen for insects.
    Pests & Diseases
    Aphids, mites, scale insects, caterpillars, Verticillium wilt, leaf scorch, honey fungus.
    Place of origin
    Europe
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Coastal / windswept
    Slightly back from the sea with more shelter
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • 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
  • Soil Conditions
    Alkaline / Chalk loving
    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
25m (80ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  15m (50ft)
 

Buy Varieties of ACER platanoides

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ACER platanoides 'Crimson King'

ACER platanoides 'Crimson King'

Norway maple

purple Norway maple, wind tolerant

 
H/Std
£65.00 each 
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Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
ACER platanoides 'Drummondii'

ACER platanoides 'Drummondii'

Norway maple

white variegated Norway maple

 
H/Std
£65.00 each 
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Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
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ACER platanoides 'Princeton Gold'

ACER platanoides 'Princeton Gold'

Norway maple

bright yellow young leaves with red stems

 
H/Std
£65.00 each 

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