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Rubrum

This excellent tree is also known as the Red Cappadocian Maple. The young leaves have red tints in spring before turning green, and then yellow in the autumn.

It makes a good specimen tree, and is suitable for public spaces.

Rubrum maple trees for sale

  • 2-year pot-grown tree £44.95
    In a 12L pot
    Very large size (4m-7m after 10 years)
Next deliveries

Deliveries from September for pot grown and December for bare-rooted (where items shown in stock).


History

Acer Rubrum has been a popular garden tree in the UK since Victoriam times.

Rubrum characteristics

  • AwardsRHS Award of Garden Merit
  • Gardening skillBeginner
  • Attractive featuresAttractive tree / plantAutumn foliage colour
  • Growth habitUpright-spreading
  • Height after 10 years3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
  • Flowering monthApril
  • Leaf colour - autumnYellow
  • Leaf colour - summerGreen
  • SunlightTolerates shade
  • PruningLight prune
  • Annual cycleDeciduous