Acer plat. 'Emerald Queen'
The Norway maple is a fast-growing tree, eventually quite large but easily pruned to confine its spread for many years. It is a handsome species, spreading to make a satisfying rounded crown and sufficiently robust to be grown in exposed positions, even as a windbreak. ‘Emerald Queen’ is one of the most popular of the Norway Maple cultivars. It bears greenish-yellow flowers in early spring and displays bright yellow color in the autumn Habit Spreading / Branched. Size 7-9m High x 3-4m Wide Bark Grey / Brown and shallowly grooved. Foliage Deep, glossy green leaves. Turning an attractive yellow before falling in autumn Flowers Golden-yellow upright, terminal corymbs appearing before leafing-out. Fruit Winged fruit held at obtuse angles to nearly horizontal, brown. Site Full sun / Partial Shade Soils Moist but well drained. Acid , Alkaline or neutral. Chalk, Clay, Sand or Loam. Click here for our latest stock lists.