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Acer truncatum platanoides Urban Sunset

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Acer truncatum platanoides Urban Sunset Maple,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Deciduous
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening, Trees Spreading, Upright

The Urban Sunset Maple (Acer truncatum x platanoides 'Urban Sunset') has a noteworthy oval shape with glossy dark green foliage that fades into a deep red in autumn making for quite the charmer. This maple tree steals the hearts of those in sight of it with it's unique shape and calming colours.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
10-25m 4-10m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any, Clay, Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Hedging / Screening, Low Water Garden, Park And Gardens, Street Trees, Shade Tree

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Sapindaceae Asia

Foliage Colour: Green, Orange, Red
Flower Colour: Insignificant
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: N/A
Fruit: No

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: High
Wind: Medium / Moderate