Area of origin: Europe as far as the Caucasus.
Adult Dimensions: Height up to 25m (82'), width up to 15m (49.2').
Hardiness: Hardy to -32°C.
Exposure: Semi-shade to full sun.
Properties and uses:
Very beautiful autumn colours which turn from yellow to orange and then to red. This tree grows quickly and is widely used in rows or planted alone in parks and gardens. Other than by the leaves, this tree can be distinguished from the Sycamore Maple by the colour of its buds which are red unlike those of the Sycamore Maple which are green.
• See the Maples catalogue