fern culture - Field Maple In 3 Litre (Very Strong) - Acer Campestre Native
1 x Field maple in 3 litre (aprox height 4-5')
Known for attracting wildlife. Field maple is great in the hedgerow, responding well to harsh cutting and the traditional laid hedge method Tolerant of inland exposure and any soil except boggy (clay tolerant). Acer campastre is a shapely specimen with cute maple shape small leaves turning rich golden yellow in Autumn
The trunk is tapped for sap which is then used as a sweetener on many foods. The tree trunk is tapped in the early spring, the sap flowing better on warm sunny days following a frost. Bark is used in traditional herbal medicine.
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Shelf Life: 3 Years