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Acer campestre 'Nana' (Compactum)

Also called Dwarf Field Maple


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Acer campestre

Acer campestre

Hedge Maple

 
Acer campestre 'Compactum/ Nana' - Hedge Maple

Acer campestre 'Compactum/ Nana' - Hedge Maple

More About Acer campestre Nana ('Compactum')

  • Densely branched, broad, rounded habit
  • Small dark green leaves turn yellow in the fall
  • Inconspicuous green flowers
  • Excellent street tree under utility lines with its small mature height
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

5

Height:

200-250 cm

Spread:

200-250 cm

Colour:

Green
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Hedge Maple Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grown as a tree (top-grafted) or shrub, it is a good street tree, useful for under overhead wires and residential plantings, or any site where space is limited. Adapts well to any soil type, high or low pH, compacted soil, and dry conditions, in full sun or partial shade. Tolerates air pollution, making it well-suited for city plantings. No serious disease or insect problems. 


Acer campestre Nana ('Compactum') Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Slow

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Habit

Compact
Rounded
Dwarf

Foliage Color

Yellow
Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Specimen
Hedge