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Carnival

Acer campestre Carnival

Carnival is an attractive form of the Field Maple, featuring variegated leaves with cream-white margins and light pink growing tips. In spring, from a distance, you could almost mistake it for a white-blossom cherry tree, such as the extent of the white variegation.

In good conditions in the UK it will become a small tree of up to 5m - or a large bush in less favourable conditions.

Carnival maple trees for sale

    Next deliveries

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


    How to grow

    Carnival benefits from hard pruning in winter, this will increase the size and colour of the leaves.

    Carnival characteristics

    • AwardsRHS Award of Garden Merit
    • Gardening skillBeginner
    • Attractive featuresAttractive tree / plantAttractive foliageVariegated foliage
    • Growth habitUpright-spreading
    • Height after 10 years3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Leaf colour - summerWhite-green variegated
    • SunlightTolerates shadePrefers full sun
    • PruningPrune hard
    • Country of originNetherlands
    • Annual cycleDeciduous