Genus Acer can be deciduous trees or large shrubs with paired, often palmately-lobed leaves and small flowers followed by characteristic winged fruits. Many have fine autumn colour, and some have ornamental stems.
Details Hand grafted and propagated at Lime Cross Nursery, Acer pseudoplatanus 'Brilliantissimum' is a small deciduous tree with a rounded crown. Leaves open bright pink, becoming yellow-green, finally dark green, mottled with cream.
Soil Type: Normal, heavy clay, light sandy, chalk, loam. Aspect: Full sun. Foliage Type: Deciduous. Foliage Colour: Pink- yellow/green leaves. Pot Size:12 Litre. Ultimate Height: 12m. Ultimate Spread: 1m. Growth Rate: 10 - 20 years. Special Attributes: Makes a great accent plant for the garden landscape.