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Acer davidii ‘Rosalie’

For sale by Bluebell Nursery

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A superb small garden tree, Acer davidii 'Rosalie' has beautiful silver and red striated bark when young, which as the plant ages slowly turns dark green and silver on the more mature stems. In a good autumn, the dark green leaves can develop fetching, clear-yellow and orange tints before falling.

Acer davidii 'Rosalie' is a handsome small tree with very colourful winter bark!
Supplied Size: 5L container (freshly potted, 120-150 cm tall)

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Acer davidii  ‘Rosalie’ | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65
Acer davidii  ‘Rosalie’ | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65
Pot SizeTotal Price
5 litres

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Grower Notes

Position: Full sun or partial shade.
Soil: Any well drained, fertile soil.
Hardiness: Hardy. Acer davidii 'Rosalie' requires shelter from cold winter winds.
Rate of Growth: Moderate.
Habit: Acer davidii 'Rosalie' grows to be a small branching tree.
Height: 10 m (32 ft)
Spread: 8 m (26 ft)

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Common names

Snakebark Maple


Acer davidii ‘Rosalie’ (Snakebark Maple). A small branching tree with silver and red striped bark on new stems, turning dark green and silver as they age. The leaves turn yellow, edged with orange, before they drop in autumn.


Acers are fully to frost hardy and will require sun or semi-shade in fertile, well-drained soil.

Interest and use

Winter and autumn interest.

Italics = data drawn from parent genus or species

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Acer davidii  ‘Rosalie’ | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightFull sun or Part shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -45°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Rich
  • Soil pH5.0 to 8.0
  • WaterMoist

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Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65
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