Field Maple - Acer campestre Bare Root Plants 40-60cms
Acer campestre, or Field Maple, is deciduous and one of our toughest native hedging species. Generally found within hedgerows as it is our only native maple. The stunning gold and red autumn foliage makes this plant a must have in any mixed planting schemes. Leaves are small and dark green with the distinctive palmate lobes. As the foliage emerges small posies of yellow /green flowers appear in spring. Field Maple are multi-functional suitable for small to large gardens, parks, woodland, screening/hedging or as a stand-alone tree. Also has good wind resistance and suitable for most soils. This tree has a mature height of 10-15m when planted as a hedge can be kept to any suitable height.
These plants are bare root, available to plant when dormant in winter, we supply from November – April.
Please select the size and quantity of your Field Maple plant below.
Bare Root plants are available from early November to late March We can take Pre-orders before this time and dispatch the plants as soon as they are available.
- Available in Packs
|Qty||Bare Root Pack Size||Price|
|40/60cms (5 Plants)||£7.50|
|40/60cms (10 Plants)||£10.00|
|40/60cms (25 plants)||£13.25|
|40/60cms (50 plants)||£26.50|
|40/60cms (100 plants)||£48.00|
|40/60cms (250 plants)||£107.50|
|40/60cms (500 plants)||£215.00|
|40/60cms (750 plants)||£315.00|
|40/60cms (1000 plants)||£400.00|
Acer campestre - Field Maple Bare Root plant
- Size: 40/60cm, bare root.
- Botanical name/s: Acer campestre.
- Common name/s: Field Maple
- Flower / Foliage: The leaves of the Field Maple leaves are pink at first and has long lasting brilliant bronze autumn foliage and interesting grey bark, with deep corky fissures.
- Plant type: Deciduous
- Flowering period: Spring.
- Mature height: 6m
- Mature spread: 4m
- Growth Rate: Moderate
- Recommended usage: Suited to parkland, hedging, large and small gardens and verge planting
- Nursery grown: Yes
After Care / Plant Maintenance
- Acer campestre plants must be heeled-in firmly around the base of the plants. Bare root plants will benefit from watering in the early stages of establishment.
- Check tree tie / stake isn't rubbing and / or too tight or too loose on the trunk.
- Check for and remove any dead, decaying, diseased or crossing branch.
- Remove any weeds from around the base of the Field maple tree (including grass).
- Position/Aspect: .North, south, east or west facing
- Soil: When planting Acer Campestre, be sure that the soil is moist but well-draining, does well in clay, loamy and sandy soils, likes full sun to partial shade and does not like sitting in water.
- Hardiness: Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe
- Plant maintenance: Low maintenance. Light pruning required.
How do I order from King & Co?
Your order may be placed via our Online Shop, which is fast simple and secure.
After your Online Shop order has been placed we will send an order confirmation email to the email address provided. This will provide you with details of your order, including the order number, which you should check and retain for your records. If there is an error in your order requirement, please contact us as soon as possible quoting your order number, so that we can rectify prior to dispatch.
We will take your credit or debit card payment over the phone. Simply call us on 01376 340469 and one of our experienced team are always available to discuss your order 7 days a week.
From our Nursery
Collect your trees or shrubs from our Nursery in Rayne.
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How can I expect delivery from King & Co?
Overnight to your door
We can delivery to you anywhere in England and Wales via an overnight courier service (two days for Scotland & Ireland).
Via Online Shop
Orders placed via our Online shop if placed by 12 noon Monday –Thursday can be delivered to you the very next day. If placed on a Friday - Sunday delivery would be on Tuesday.
We deliver by national overnight courier service.
Should you require a specific delivery date, let us know in advance and we will arrange for your delivery to arrive on your required date.
Every tree and plant is packed to ensure your order arrives safely.
For large trees or quantities of trees and plants
Please phone us to discuss, we are usually able to deliver to you via a dedicated vehicle.
For local deliveries
We will deliver to you in our local area and we will be pleased to arrange this with you whilst you are visiting our Nursery or via the phone. We also provide a planting service.
We have our own installation teams to carry out planting in Southern & Eastern England. Please call us to discuss, we are always happy to provide you a quotation.