Eskimo (Esk) Sunset Sycamore Maple
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - Its growth habit is generally smaller than the speciesMature Height - 40' tallMature Width - 30' wideLongevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Fruit - Winged SamaraLeaf - spring leaves emerge orange-pink and settle into a leaf that is green splashed with cream and pink coloring with purple undersidesFall Color - Dull yellowBark - Grayish, reddish brown to orangish, flaking into irregular, rectangular scales, exposing orangish brown innner bark.Other Features - This selection of the Sycamore Maple is simply stunning in foliage character.Possible Use - Large landscape specimen tree.Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - To avoid burning, 'Eskimo Sunset' should not be planted in afternoon sun, and it prefers moist, humus-rich soil.Native Habitat - Europe, especially mountainous regions, western Asia.Diseases and Insects - Succeptible to a wide range of insects and diseases, specifically canker and borers in hot dry climates.Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Maple.- Other plants of the family Aceraceae.- Other plants of the genus Acer.- Other plants of the species Acer pseudoplatanus.