Acer campestre 'Carnival' makes a stunning specimen in container or garden with its compact size and variegated leaves.
Acer campestre is a tough and adaptable species from Europe that grows into a small rounded tree. Its variegated cultivar 'Carnival' makes a stunning specimen in container or garden with small, deeply dissected, blue-green leaves flushed pink when young expanding to reveal variable creamy white edges to dramatic effect. Fall foliage is light yellow with white margins. Slow-growing. Grow in sun to part shade but best to avoid hot afternoon sun. More often listed as hardy to zone 5 but some sources suggest zone 4.
Common Name: Hedge Maple - [RFT Pre-Order]
Zone Hardiness: 4-8
Light: Part Sun, Part Shade, Full Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Green
Secondary Bloom Colour: Red
Bloom Time: Spring
Soil Moisture: Moist, Average
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia
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