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Esk Sunset Sycamore Maple

Acer pseudoplatanus 'Esk Sunset'

Pronunciation: AY-ser soo-doh-PLAT-uh-nus
SKU #04958
5-8

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OVERVIEW
Description One of the showiest of maples, this striking deciduous tree is sure to catch attention. New spring leaves emerge orange-pink, maturing to shades of deep green, splashed with cream, tan and pink, with rich purple undersides. Excellent fall foliage. Foliage color varies with sun exposure. A stunning landscape specimen tree.
Light Full sun, Partial sun
Watering Keep soil consistently moist but not soggy.
Blooms Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.
Mature Size Reaches 12 ft. tall, 10 ft. wide in 10 years; 25 ft. tall with age.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Deciduous
Special Features Dramatic Foliage Color, Fall Color, Benefits Birds
Growth Rate Moderate
CARE
Care Provide evenly moist, humus-rich, well-drained soil. Protect from harsh afternoon sun in hot southern climates. Water deeply and regularly during first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system; once established maintain moist, but not soggy, soil. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer in spring. Prune to shape annually.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-8

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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.