Acer pseudoplatanus 'Esk Sunset'
- 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: Partial Shade or Full Sun
Acer pseudoplatanus 'Esk Sunset' is an incredible maple with stunning leaf coloration. This big leaf maple has spring leaves that emerge with varying tones and patterns of pink, white and green. As it ages into the summer it can develop other tones of oranges and browns. Each leaf is unique and one of the most colorful leaves in the maple kingdom. Fall colors are orange browns.
This one is always an attention grabber. If you want a 'wow' factor, this is the tree. An upright grower and reaching 8' tall x 4' wide in 10 years. 'Esk Sunset' is an amazing specimen for an ornamental tree or focal plant. Best suited for a bigger garden needing a mid sized tree.
Acer pseudoplatanus 'Esk Sunset' was discovered in the Esk Valley in New Zealand.
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