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Maple
Brilliantissimum

A distinctive dwarf sycamore, named for the colour of its stunning pink spring leaves.
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Growing


Maple
Brilliantissimum
Attractive featuresAttractive tree / plant
Attractive foliage
Autumn foliage colour
Height 10 years2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
Growth habitSpreading
Growth rateSlow
VigourWeak growing
Site conditionsCoastal site
Windy site
Air pollution
SunlightTolerates shade
Prefers full sun
Useful forPatio growing
Topiary
Open spaces
Small spaces
Hardiness rating (RHS)H6 (to -20C)
PruningPrune hard
Gardening skillBeginner
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Identification


Maple
Brilliantissimum
Flowering monthMay
Leaf colourGreen
Leaf colour - youngLight red
Leaf colour - autumnMultiple tints
Annual cycleDeciduous
AwardsRHS Award of Garden Merit
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Using


Maple
Brilliantissimum
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