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Acer negundo 'Violaceum'

Foliage Deciduous
Form Conical
Mature Size 8-10 x 6m
Family Sapindaceae
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.

Makes a lovely eye-catching feature tree many times throughout the year based on foliage colour and flower.

Adaptable to a wide range of climates and conditions but prefers a well drained soil.




Feature Flower

Feature Foliage


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