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Tree Acer negundo 'Violaceum' Lavender-twigged Box Elder, Purple Leaf Box Elder




Description 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.    
Mature Size 8-10 x 6m    
Uses 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.    
Pot sizes
in production
• 40cm/27L (1.5-1.8m)
• 50cm/52L (1.8-2.4m)
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