Acer truncatum x Acer platanoides – Taggerty Sunset
*height & width at maturity
FORM: Narrow oval with upright branching
FOLIAGE: Glossy dark green leaves to 12cm across becoming a range of reds and oranges in autumn.
FLOWERS and FRUIT: Greenish yellow flowers in spring, not showy, followed by winged samaras in autumn
BARK: Grey brown becoming furrowed
DESCRIPTION: A hardy upright maple with good tolerances to Australian conditions and reliable autumn colour.
LANDSCAPE USES: Feature, street tree, driveway
TOLERANCES: Leaves have good heat and scorch resistance. Tolerant to low levels of heat, air pollution, and drought. Adaptable to poor soils.