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Acer Palmatum Summer Gold. 7.5 Litre

Acer Palmatum Summer Gold. 7.5 Litre

£34.95
Acer Palmatum Summer Gold 80-100cm. 7.5 Litre
Acer Palmatum Summer Gold 80-100cm. 7.5 Litre
20 In stock
Quick Overview

Beautiful Acer Summer Gold, Lime green in summer, scarlet red in autumn. Great choice for a green leaved Acer in full sun in pots or borders.

Plant Size (cm)
Plant Size (cm)
81cm - 100cm
Anticipated Height
Anticipated Height
2/3m
Toleration
Toleration
-15
Growth Speed
Growth Speed
Quick
Evergreen?
Evergreen?
No
20 In stock
Qty

Acer Palmatum Summer Gold 7.5 Litre: Acer Summer Gold has been developed to combat the problem of green and yellow leaved Acer plants scorching in full sun locations. Summer Gold is highly resistant to heat and full sun, so a good choice for hot south facing gardens where other Acers may of failed. Leaves are traditional 5 lobed shape, they emerge bright golden almost orange with a touch of pink, summer color is lime green. Autumn is when show really starts leaves turn orange then pink and finally scarlet red. It can grow moderately quickly gaining upto 30cms a year even whilst relatively young. 

What to expect: Your plant will depending on the time of year purchased arrive looking just like the pictures with an actual plant height of 80-100cm planted in a 7.5 litre/26cm pot. Pictures taken August

An easily cared for Acer that can be left to its own devices, requires no pruning. Growing to form a V shaped framework it will grow to create tiered branches creating a canopy shape. As with all Acer plants for best results plant in acid soil or ericaceous compost. .