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ACER pseudoplatanus

Commonly known as Sycamore

Potgrown individually £8.50 each, 10+ £7.00 each

  • Deciduous - oval, 5-lobed, dark-green leaves 10-20cm (4-8in) long.
  • Height - 30m (100ft)
  • Spread - 25m (80ft)
  • Tree - fast-growing, spreading, rounded tree. Produces yellow-green flowers in pendent panicles to 12cm (5in) long, followed by green, sometimes red, winged fruit.
  • 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, honey fungus.
  • Place of origin - Europe, southwestern Asia
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Coastal / windswept -
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Soil Conditions - 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
30m (100ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  25m (80ft)

Buy Varieties of ACER pseudoplatanus

ACER pseudoplatanus 'Brilliantissimum'  AWARD

ACER pseudoplatanus 'Brilliantissimum'  >

Commonly known as: Sycamore.
Slow growing sycamore with pink foliage in spring changing to yellow-green in summer
H/Std £55.00 each
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Available autumn 2020 -

ACER pseudoplatanus 'Simon-Louis Frères'

ACER pseudoplatanus 'Simon-Louis Frères'  >

Commonly known as: Sycamore.
Pink leaves when young which become blotched and streaked green and white on top with green underneath
H/Std £55.00 each

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