Acers

Acers

We offer a wide collection of Acers, or Japanese Maples, ranging from small shrubs with an umbrella habit to larger garden trees. All have lovely new foliage in the spring and fantastic autumn colour. The dissectum (cut-leaf) cultivars form the classic mushroom shape, but are typically less tolerant to wind. They require a more sheltered position, and may require staking vertically for 4-5 years to form the stem height you require.

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Acer japonicum Aconitifolium AGMAcer japonicum Aconitifolium AGM
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Acer japonicum Aconitifolium AGM
Full Moon Maple. An elegant maple that is one of the best for autumn colour. It can be grown as a small, spreading tree or multi-stemmed shrub and is brilliant for adding achitectural interest. Before the leaves emerge in spring, it produces small clusters of purple-red flowers, which are quite pretty up close, but don't make much of an impact from a distance. The mid green, deeply cut foliage has...
£26.95
Acer palmatum 'Aureum'
Acer palmatum 'Aureum'
Leaves suffused soft yellow, becoming golden yellow in the summer, with pinky edging. Colours best in full sun. A fast growing variety with an expected height in 10 years of 150cm.
£26.95

Acer palmatum 'Butterfly'
Acer palmatum 'Butterfly'
Cream variegated foliage, which sometimes curls into a sickle shape. In spring the leaves also have pink markings. In autumn the cream areas become a striking magenta colour. Makes a dense, upright large shrub. Expected height is 150cm in 10 years.
from £34.95
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Acer palmatum 'Sharp's Pygmy'
A wonderful dwarf growing Japanese Maple, this plant tends to grow as wide as it does high, forming a dense mound of green leaves in the spring and summer before putting on a bright display of orange and red leaves in the autumn months. Typical hight in ten years is between 100-150cm making this a perfect plant for pots, rockeries, and small gardens. To help get the best of the colour in the Autumn...
£29.95

Acer palmatum dissectum 'Seiryu'  AGM
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Acer palmatum dissectum 'Seiryu' AGM
Finely cut, bright green summer foliage. Spectacular autumn colours of yellow, suffused with orange and red. Strong growing when young, forming a neat small tree with an upright habit. Expected height is 150cm in 10 years.
£26.95
Acer palmatum dissectum 'Viridis'
Acer palmatum dissectum 'Viridis'
Bright green foliage holds its colour well all summer, although it can burn in hot sun or wind. Orange and red autumn colours. Forms a dome shaped plant with a strongly cascading habit. Height of 100cm in 10 years.
£26.95