Awesome Acers for Autumn

Awesome Acers for Autumn

Awesome Acers for Autumn 

Acers (Japanese maples) are best known for their vivid autumn leaves that turn various colours during October including fiery red, orange, yellow and brown. They make a perfect focal point brightening up dark corners of the garden and even grow well in pots.

Check out some of our great Acer varieties below available on our cash & carry. Call today on 01423 332324 to reserve yours.

 

Acer palmatum ‘Aureum’ 200-250cm 180L

A medium-sized maple with stunning yellow leaves in spring followed by yellow lime coloured leaves in summer and shades of orange and red in autumn.

Position: Partial shade

Height: Up to 4 metres

Spread: Up to 4 metres

Acer Aureum

Acer palmatum ‘Hiryu’ 200-250cm 180L

Has distinctive claw-like lobed leaves that have fantastic green leaves in spring and summer with light green edging that turn to vibrant burnt orange tones during autumn.

Position: Partial shade

Height: Up to 3.5 metres

Spread: Up to 3.5 metres

Acer palmatum ‘Garnet’ 175-200cm 130L

Has fantastic bright scarlet leaves during autumn that are a garnet stone colour throughout spring and summer, it’s slightly more compact than other varieties so makes a great addition to a patio pot or planted in a smaller garden.

Position: Partial shade

Height: Up to 2 metres

Spread: Up to 2 metres

Acer ‘Ryusen’ 100cm stem 50L

Is a great compact weeping Japanese maple variety with mid to bright green leaves in spring and summer that turn an orange-red in autumn.

Position: Partial shade

Height: Up to 2 metres

Spread: Up to 2 metres

 

Acer ‘Skeeter’s Broom’ 250-300 180L

A narrow upright variety that has red foliage in spring, maturing to a purple-red in summer and a scarlet red in autumn.

Position: Partial shade

Height: Up to 3 metres

Spread: Up to 2.5 metres

Acer ‘Beni-Mako’ 200-250 180L

Displays some of the best autumn colour with orange and fiery red tones that begin a pinkish red in spring and turn green in the summer.

Position: Partial shade

Height: Up to 3 metres

Spread: Up to 3 metres

 

Acer palmatum ‘Firecracker’ 200-250 110L

Purple and red shades in spring that have an outstanding autumn colour show of brilliant hues of oranges and reds.

Position: Partial shade

Height: Up to 4 metres

Spread: Up to 4 metres

 

 

 

Posted 29th Oct 11:31am

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