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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.

Acer cappadocicum

Rubrum maple trees for sale

  • 12-year pot-grown tree £34.95
    In a 7L pot
    Very large size (4m-7m after 10 years)
    Out of stock
  • 22-year pot-grown tree £44.95
    In a 12L pot
    Very large size (4m-7m after 10 years)
    Out of stock

History

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

Rubrum characteristics

  • Growing

    • Awards:RHS Award of Garden Merit
    • Gardening skill:Beginner
    • Attractive features:Attractive tree / plantAutumn foliage colour
    • Growth habit:Upright-spreading
    • Height after 10 years:3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month:April
    • Leaf colour - autumn:Yellow
    • Leaf colour - summer:Green
    • Sunlight:Tolerates shade
    • Pruning:Light prune
  • Identification

    • Annual cycle:Deciduous