Acer cappadocicum 'Rubrum'

Red Cappadocicum Maple
Acer cappadocicum 'Rubrum'
Acer cappadocicum 'Rubrum'

This is a medium sized, deciduous tree which is mostly grown for the bright red colour of the new growth leaves.  While the rest of the tree is green, the tips are bright red.  It has a very neat round, spreading crown.  The leaves are 5 lobed and turn yellow in autumn.

Key Facts: 

Flowers:  Small yellow clusters

Fruit:  N /A

Bark:  Smooth

Leaves:  Green 5 lobed, bright red when young

Autumn colour:  Good yellow colouring

Uses:  Grown as a larger tree in a garden setting, which beautiful contrast in foliage colour.