Acer campestre Field Maple

  • Height 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
  • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints

The Field Maple is often overshadowed by more exotic Acers, but makes a fine large specimen tree. It can also be used to form tall hedges.

Like many other maple species the autumn leaf colours are a particular feature.

Acer campestre is native to the UK and Europe.

Field Maple trees for sale

Item
Height in 10 years
Price inc. VAT
Quantity
1-year Field Maple tree - bare root
4m-7m
£19.95
2-year Field Maple tree - in a 12L pot
4m-7m
£34.95

You can pre-order items now for delivery when the new season starts in September,
you won't be asked to pay until nearer the time.

Prices include VAT if applicable.


How to grow

Field Maples are very easy to grow, they will thrive in most soil situations and can tolerate some waterlogging over the winter.

They can be pruned back at any time of the year.

Field Maple characteristics

Growing

  • Attractive features: Attractive tree / plant Autumn foliage colour
  • Height 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
  • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
  • Site conditions: Occasional flooding
  • Sunlight: Tolerates shade Prefers full sun
  • Useful for: Hedging Street / amenity Specimen planting
  • Hardiness rating (RHS): H6 (to -20C)
  • Pruning: Prune hard
  • Gardening skill: Suitable for beginners

Identification

  • Leaf colour: Bronze Green
  • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
  • Annual cycle: Deciduous
  • Awards: RHS Award of Garden Merit