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Montpellier Maple -
Acer monspessulanum (latin)

Montpellier Maple - Acer monspessulanum

Area of origin: Mediterranean basin.
Adult Dimensions: Height up to 10m, width up to 10m (32.8').
Foliage: Deciduous
Soil Type: All.
Hardiness: Hardy to -25°C.
Exposure: Full sun.

Montpellier Maple - Acer monspessulanum

Characteristics and Uses :
This is a densely branched medium-sized tree with a bushy rounded habit. It responds well to cutting, which can also encourage leaf production. It can be found in windbreak hedges, or planted alone and is ideal for small gardens.
List of Maples:
Amur Maple (Acer ginnala), small tree, rapid growth
Box Maple (Acer negundo)
Field Maple (Acer campestre), extremely beautiful autumn colours
Italian Maple (acer opalus), its foliages turns yellow in the autumn
Norway Maple (Acer platanoides), extremely beautiful autumn colours
Paper Bark Maple (Acer griseum), unusual bark, beautiful autumnal foliage
Père David's Maple (Acer davidii), light soil, attractive bark
Red Maple (Acer rubrum), moist soils, dislikes chalky soils
Silver Maple (Acer saccharinum), will even grow in flooded land in winter
Snake bark Maple (Acer pennsylvanicum), unusual bark, yellow foliage in the autumn
Sugar Maple (acer saccharum), red tint in the autumn
Sycamore Maple (Acer pseudoplatanus), extremely resistant to pollution, beautiful yellow foliage in the autumn
Trident Maple (acer buergerianum), dislikes chalk, beautiful autumn colouring, sought after by bonsai connoisseurs
Vine maple (Acer circinatum), its foliage is very original becoming a lovely orange red in the autumn.

Japanese Maples, small decorative tree, sought after by bonsai connoisseurs
See the Maples catalogue
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