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Tree of the month - May 2015

Posted: April 23, 2015 at 15:10 pm Author: Dan Crowley

What is tree of the month?

Acer amamiense

Acer amamiense

Why is it tree of the month?

The new foliage flushes beautiful shades of purple. It really is a treat. The new growth is also rather hairy!

Where can I see it?

We have six plants. Three in 2050 glade, two around Savill Glade and one at the south end of Palmer Ride.

Find the locations of these plants using the Interactive Map