Plants by mail order since 1984, over 4100 plants online today!


My Burncoose




ACER platanoides

Commonly known as Norway maple

individually £8.50 each, 10+ £7.00 each

  • 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
  • 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
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Soil Conditions - Alkaline / Chalk loving -
  • Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Tree Shape - Rounded to broadly spreading -
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
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

ACER platanoides 'Crimson King'  AWARD

ACER platanoides 'Crimson King'  >

Commonly known as: Norway maple.
Purple Norway maple, wind tolerant
H/Std £55.00 each

ACER platanoides 'Drummondii'

ACER platanoides 'Drummondii'  >

Commonly known as: Norway maple.
White variegated Norway maple
H/Std £55.00 each

ACER platanoides 'Princeton Gold'  AWARD

ACER platanoides 'Princeton Gold'  >

Commonly known as: Norway maple.
Bright yellow young leaves with red stems
H/Std £55.00 each
Notify me when this plant is available to order
Available autumn 2020 -

Share this page

Twitter Facebook Digg
Visit the Caerhays Castle website
Order the 2020 Burncoose Catalogue
Payment methods accepted
watch us on you tube
Visit Burncoose House - Holiday Accommodation
Burncoose Nurseries: Gwennap, Redruth, Cornwall TR16 6BJ
Telephone: +44 (0) 1209 860316 Fax: +44 (0) 1209 860011 Email:
© Burncoose Nurseries 1997 - 2020      Website by Forgecom
All plant pictures are copyright © Burncoose Nurseries unless otherwise stated.
No rights are given to download any of our pictures and use them (for personal or professional use) without our consent.