Acer platanoides 'Globosum'
Norway maple 'Globosum'
'Globosum' is a small to medium-sized tree, up to 8m tall, with a dense, rounded crown. Lobed, green leaves turn yellow in autumn. Small clusters of yellowish-green spring flowers are followed by winged fruits
SynonymsAcer campestre 'Globosum'
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Ultimate height8–12 metres
Time to ultimate height20–50 years
Ultimate spreadWider than 8 metres
MoistureMoist but well–drained, Well–drained
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Colour & scent
- Full sun
- Partial shade
South–facing or North–facing or West–facing or East–facing
- Native to the UK
Acer can be deciduous trees or large shrubs with paired, often palmately-lobed leaves and small flowers followed by characteristic winged fruits. Many have fine autumn colour, and some have ornamental stems
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