Acer davidii 'Serpentine'

Snakebark Maple
Acer davidii 'Serpentine'

A deciduous snakebark maple making a small tree with white-striped purple bark on the younger branches. Leaves oval on red stalks; little autumn colour. Flowers yellow in drooping racemes in spring.

 

 


 

 

Key Facts: 

Ultimate height:  12m

Flowers:  N/A

Fruit:  typical winged shaped seeds.

Bark: white-striped purple bark on the younger branches .

Leaves:  oval on red stalks

Autumn colour:  Bright yellow.

Uses:  Grown as amedium tree in a garden setting, which beautiful contrast in bark colour.