|Grid reference||ST 17536 77232|
|Status||GB Champion 2013|
|Height||11M November 2015|
|Girth||139cm at 1M November 2015|
This tree is on the Maple Lawn at the south west edge.
General tree description
Acer acuminatum is a small tree with dark grey bark, typically growing to about 10 metres. Its leaves are 10cm across and on scarlet petioles. They are usually three-lobed, sharply toothed, and with long, pointed tips. Small (5mm across), greenish flowers appear in April/May. The fruit is a samara 2 to 3cm long, often reddish when young.