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Trompenburg japanese maple leaves

Trompenburg is a fairly vigorous upright Acer, characterised by bronze leaves which turn fiery red in the autumn.

Acer palmatum

Trompenburg japanese maple trees for sale

  • 2-year pot-grown tree £34.95
    In a 8L-9L pot
    Medium size (2.5m-3.5m after 10 years)


Trompenburg is named after the place where it was raised - the Trompenburg Arboretum, in Rotterdam.

Trompenburg is sometimes categorised in the 'Elegans' sub-group of Acer palmatum. These varieties usually have deeply cut 7-lobed leaves and an upright growth habit.

Trompenburg characteristics

  • Growing

    • Attractive features:Attractive foliageAutumn foliage colour
    • Height after 10 years:2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn:Orange / Red
    • Leaf colour - summer:BronzeDark purple
    • Sunlight:Some shade
    • Pruning:Do not prune
    • Growth rate:Average
    • Site conditions:Sheltered site
  • Identification

    • Country of origin:Netherlands
    • Annual cycle:Deciduous