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botanical name:
Acer x conspicuum 'Phoenix'
Acer x conspicuum 'Phoenix' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Snakebark Maple
family:  Sapindaceae
characteristics: tree
height: 6.00m
width: 4.00m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: cream
stem/bark: pink
main season: Winter
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -28°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
Small deciduous tree, often multi-stemmed. In winter the stems are vivid bright reddish-pink, striped with white, becoming more greenish-yellow with pinky tinges in summer. Large three lobed leaves, often producing good yellow autumn colour.

Moist but well drained soil, that does not get waterlogged in winter. Full sun or light part shade, preferably in a postion with shelter from strong winds.

other notes:
Hybrid of Acer davidii x Acer pensylvanicum
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