Acer palmatum 'Westonbirt Spreading Star' - gold and orange autumn colour

Acer palmatum 'Westonbirt Spreading Star'

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£55.00

(Japanese Maple) Acer palmatum 'Westonbirt Spreading Star' grows to be a large shrub or eventually a small, spreading tree with large, deeply divided green leaves in spring and summer. The autumn colour depends on the soil pH but is typically vibrant shades of golden-yellow or orange.

Best autumn colour if planted in a position with full sun or light, dappled shade with some shelter from strong winds. Grows well in a large container.

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Supplied Size:
  • 3 litre pot (3-4 years old, 30-40 cm tall)

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(For any number of plants
by courier to most of the UK*)

Standard: £5.95
Priority: £15
Click & Collect: free

*Surcharges apply for delivery to Highlands & Islands.
Standard shipping is shown as default
this can be changed during checkout.

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  • Position: Full sun or partial shade.
  • Soil: Well drained, fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Hardy. Acer palmatum 'Westonbirt Spreading Star' will grow best when planted in an area sheltered from strong winds.
  • Rate of Growth: Slow.
  • Habit: Although looking like a small shrub initially, Acer palmatum 'Westonbirt Spreading Star' will grow to be a large shrub or small branching tree in time with a spreading sometimes slightly tiered habit.
    • Height: 2.5 - 3 m (8 - 10 ft) 
    • Spread: 3 - 4 m (10 - 13 ft) 
How Much Sun
Full Sun, Light Shade
Eventual Size
Tree - Small (4m - 8m), Shrub - Large (3m+), Shrub - Medium (1.5m - 3m)
Growing Conditions
Soil: Acid, Soil: Not Fussy
Special Features
Autumn Colour, Rare and Unusual, Suitable for Containers
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