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Maple
George Forrest

A popular snake-bark maple, very attractive striated bark, and golden yellow autumn colours.
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Growing


Maple
George Forrest
Attractive featuresAttractive bark
Autumn foliage colour
Height 10 years3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
Growth habitUpright-spreading
Growth rateAverage
Site conditionsFree-draining site
SunlightPrefers full sun
Some shade
Useful forSpecimen planting
Hardiness rating (RHS)H5 (to -15C)
PruningDo not prune
Gardening skillBeginner
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Identification


Maple
George Forrest
Country of originChina
Leaf colourGreen
Leaf colour - youngGreen
Leaf colour - autumnMultiple tints
Yellow
Annual cycleDeciduous
AwardsRHS Award of Garden Merit
BarkStriated - brown
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Using


Maple
George Forrest
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