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Tree comparisons



Maple
Paper-bark maple

A medium-sized maple tree featuring characteristic peeling bark, and strong autumn colours.
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Growing


Maple
Paper-bark maple
Attractive featuresAttractive bark
Autumn foliage colour
Height 10 years2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
Growth habitUpright
Growth rateSlow
SunlightPrefers full sun
Some shade
Useful forOpen spaces
Hardiness rating (RHS)H5 (to -15C)
PruningDo not prune
Gardening skillBeginner
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Identification


Maple
Paper-bark maple
Country of originChina
Flowering monthApril
Leaf colourGreen
Leaf colour - youngGreen
Leaf colour - autumnMultiple tints
Annual cycleDeciduous
AwardsRHS Award of Garden Merit
BarkBrown - chocolate
Peeling
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Using


Maple
Paper-bark maple
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