Acer pseudoplatanus 'Brilliantissimum'
- Height: 12 - 15 feet (3.7 - 4.6m)
- Width: 6 - 8 feet (1.8 - 2.4m)
- Hardiness: -29°C (-20°F)
- USDA Zone: 5b
- Light: Full Sun
Acer pseudoplatanus 'Brilliantissimum' is an incredible maple with stunning leaf coloration. The name is definitely reflective of it's characteristics. This big leaf maple has spring leaves that emerge with pink and coral colours. As it ages into the summer it transitions into a yellow green with reticulated veins. Each leaf is unique and one of the most colorful leaves in the maple kingdom. Fall colors are golds and yellows.
This one is always an attention grabber. If you want a 'wow' factor, this is the tree. An upright grower and reaching 10' tall x 4' wide in 10 years. 'Brilliantissimum' is an amazing specimen for an ornamental tree or focal plant. Best suited for a bigger garden needing a mid sized tree.
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