A large, fast growing upright and narrow tree with ascending branches and attractive silver-grey bark. The leaves are 3-5 lobed, ovate and 5-10cm long. The leaves emerge as a crimson red in spring, turn a rich green in summer and return to a reddish burgundy in autumn.

Soil: Rich, well drained. Clay, chalk, light sandy.

Aspect: Prefers full sun, but will grow in part shade.

Suitable Locations: Parkland, city/urban sites.

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