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Acer negundo 'Violaceum'

Lavender-twigged Box Elder, Purple Leaf Box Elder

This hardy box elder has purple branches and showy reddish-violet flowers that hang from branches. Foliage starts out copper-green in colour, becoming a deeper green as it ages. Growth is goldn yellow in autumn. Its pendulous clusters of flowers gives it an impressive look as a single garden specimen. Has an upright habit and pyramial form.

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This tree currently has the following pot sizes in production.
40cm/27L 1.5-1.8m In production
Common Name Lavender-twigged Box Elder, Purple Leaf Box Elder
Foliage Deciduous 265
Form Conical 17
Mature Size 8-10 x 6m
Family Sapindaceae 14
Genus Acer 36
Species Negundo 3
Makes a lovely eye-catching feature tree many times throughout the year based on foliage colour and flower.
Position & Soil
Adaptable to a wide range of climates and conditions but prefers a well drained soil.
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Based in Melbourne, Australia, our trucks deliver into Melbourne and its greater metropolitan area, Monday to Friday only. We utilise green life freight companies to deliver beyond that point into country Victoria, New South Wales, South Australia and Queensland. We have certification ICA42 for the treatment of Myrtaceae stock delivered into South Australia. Due to quarantine restrictions we are unable to deliver into Western Australia and Tasmania. International delivery is not offered.

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