Acer Negundo Sensation Tree
A much improved form of acer negundo box elder which forms a beautiful medium sized tree with a uniform growth habit a symmetrical branch structure and excellent autumn colour.
Acer negundo sensation tree. In the united kingdom and ireland it is known as ashleaf maple. Acer negundo sensation or bronze leaf box elder maple is a hardy tree well suited to street tree planting and low maintenance gardens. Box elder is a fast growing short lived tree with opposite compound leaves. Faster growing than other box elder maples.
Suitable for landscapes parks or street plantings. Acer negundo is a species of maple native to north america. Flowers are often described as insignificant they are long yellow green and droopy more like xmas decoration than traditional blossom. Nice shade tree with a rounded crown covered with green leaves in summer which turn to shades of red in autumn.
Unlike other negundo the sensation has a fabulous autumn show of bright red to orange. Sensation box elder acer negundo sensation is the best known plant discovery of warren carnefix the idaho plantsman and nurseryman whose family will mark 100 years in the nursery industry this year. Bark is a greyish brown with green fresh branches. In canada it is commonly known as manitoba maple and occasionally as elf maple.
Sensation boxelder maple growing and maintenance tips. A small to medium sized maple that has a great symmetrical shape and an upright growth habit. Acer negundo sensation maple tree is a spectacular non seed bearing tree with super branching structure and has a well rounded shape. Mt william advanced tree nursery 03 54291 517 specialise in growing australian native and exotic trees suitable to councils public authorities landscapers developers and home gardeners.
New leaves have a green to reddish tone autumn leaves are attractive bright red orange and yellow tones.