This highly valued, deciduous tall tree has attractive, corky bark and decorative maple like leaves.
In autumn the glossy green leaves become highly coloured in tones of red, yellow, orange, crimson and purple.
Thrives in an open, sunny position in moist, well-drained soil. Frost tolerant
Fertilise in spring with a slow release fertiliser. Mulch well to suppress weeds and conserve soil moisture
Ideas for Use
An ideal shade tree for large gardens and parks