23 May Acer buergerianum Trident Maple
DESCRIPTION: A large spreading tree that grows up to 3.0m. The new growth in spring is a stunning red-copper colour that turns to orange and red in autumn. Ideal for planting in large gardens and street plantings. Thrives in a sunny, open position in well drained soil.
TREE CARE: Plant in a well drained and well worked soil. Take care to plant the bud union above the soil level. Water in well and keep soil moist until tree is established. Fertilise when planting and again after new growth appears. Prune to shape if necessary.