Acer pectinatum var forrestii


Rare Trees and Shrubs

A very beautiful, hardy, deciduous, medium-sized tree. The bark has attractive pale stripes, the branches are reddish and the petioles are bright red throughout the year. The leaves are simple to 3 lobed and emerge a startling bright red, gradually changing to soft pink then to green with pink along the veins. The flowers in May have long greenish-yellow sepals. The autumn colours are brilliant and the winter stalks are bright pink. A fantastic tree for every garden. China.