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Trompenburg

Acer palmatum
Trompenburg japanese maple leaves
Trompenburg has received the RHS Award of Garden Merit

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

Trompenburg japanese maple trees for sale

  • 12-year pot-grown tree £66.00
    In a 8L-9L pot
    Medium size (2.5m-3.5m after 10 years)
  • 22-year pot-grown tree £56.00
    In a 11.5L pot
    Medium size (2.5m-3.5m after 10 years)
Pre-order now for delivery from September onwards for pot grown trees or December for bare-root trees and mixed orders.

History

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

  • AwardsRHS AGM (current) 2002
  • Attractive featuresAttractive foliageAutumn foliage colour
  • Height after 10 years2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
  • SunlightSome shade
  • PruningDo not prune
  • Growth rateAverage
  • Site conditionsSheltered site
  • Leaf colourBronzeDark purple
  • Leaf colour - autumnOrange / Red
  • Country of originNetherlands
  • Annual cycleDeciduous