Low growing tree with corky bark. Excellent small lawn specimen, street tree or prunes well into hedge form.
ACER campestre – Hedge Maple or Field Maple
A low growing tree with corky bark. This hedge maple makes an excellent small lawn specimen, street tree or prunes well into hedge form. Leaves turn to a golden color in fall. Flowers are small yellowish-green color that are upright clustered. This tree is very adaptable and able to handle different environments by being tolerant to drought and pollution. Native to Europe and Western Asia.
Sun: Full Sun/Part Shade
Soil: Average, Well-drained
Size: Height 25-35ft., Width 25-35ft.
Bloom Time: April to May
Attributes: Low Maintenance, Tolerant to Drought and Pollution, Adaptive to many soil types including heavy clays, Great Fall Color, Easy to make as a bonsai