I know it's native to southern Europe along the mediterranean.... but I'm not sure about it's hardiness. It is often a shrubby tree with smaller, evergreen, leathery, glossy dark green leaves. Quantity: 6 available / 54 sold / See Feedback. Acer sempervirens. CRETAN MAPLE Acer sempervirens SEMI EVERGREEN, rare tree with leathery leaves . A Cretan maple at the tree line (around 1650 m) in the southern White Mountains. Acer Species, Cretan Maple, Evergreen Maple Acer sempervirens. Iberis sempervirens, dont le nom usuel est thlaspi, se rencontre parfois sous le nom de Corbeille d'argent. E Rhus sempervirens (Evergreen Sumach) E Eulophia sempervirens: E Epimedium sempervirens (Hozaki-No-Ikari-So; Uraziro-Ikari-So; Sohayaki-Ikari-So) P Malpighia glabra (Acerola) P Platanus acerifolia: P Pterospermum acerifolium: E Acer rubrum (Kirmizi Isfendan Agaci; Red Maple) The bark is dark grey, smooth in young trees, becoming scaly and shallowly fissured in mature trees. Anyone have oe of these growing in their garden? [2] [3]It is an evergreen or semi-evergreen shrub or small tree growing to 10 m tall with a trunk up to 50 cm diameter. Attractive and colourful they add structure, foliage and interest all year round. Messages: 10,856 Likes Received: 207 Location: Britain zone 8/9. Extremely drought tolerant and frost hardy in USDA zone 6. We have been watching this plant for many years and the new growth continues to produce a very nice small scaly bark similar to that of Hawthorn except that it is tan rather than gray. Abelia, Abutilon, Andromeda, artemesia, Aucuba, Atriplex, Acer. It is hardy to zone (UK) 7. Join now. Andre, May 29, 2005 #2. BRANCHES Tangled and twisted with shiny-brown twigs. Although its name Acer sempervirens implies that it's an evergreen maple it does lose its leaves at high altitude. The glossy foliage of this evergreen species is variable in shape, but it is the mass of small winged fruits which provide interest during the spring. 0320 Acer buergerianum'Evergreen's Rough Bark' These are cuttings from a chance seedling of A. buergerianum that has rough bark. Evergreen shrubs have always been one of the most important and popular additions to any garden. Click here to find out more. Zone: 6 to 9: Sun: Full to partial sun: Moisture: Dry: Plant Characteristics. All pictures are contributed by our community. Jul 3, 2012 - Evergreen maple (Acer sempervirens) hails from Greece. Web ready. Hi all, does anyone know the hardiness of this evergreen maple? It is one of the most drought- and heat-tolerant species in the genus, occurring on dry, sunny hillsides at moderate elevations. Details about CRETAN MAPLE Acer sempervirens SEMI EVERGREEN, rare tree with leathery leaves . Discussion in 'Maples' started by Deneb1978, Jul 31, 2009. Listed in the RHS Plant Finder. There are many trees widely available for smaller gardens, in all shapes and sizes, evergreen and deciduous. BRANCHES Tangled and twisted with shiny-brown twigs. They frequently are planted as a hedge to provide privacy. Available from nursery with 20 years experience & UK wide delivery. Bearing deep green, glossy leaves which are a salmon colour when young, turning golden yellow in Autumn, will create an amazing hedge for any garden. Cretan Maple Acer sempervirens (Aceraceae) HEIGHT to 12m. evergreen maple [Acer sempervirens] Kreta-Ahorn {m}bot.T Kretischer Ahorn {m}bot.T evergreen orbweaver / orb-weaver [Araneus sturmi] Schulterkreuzspinne {f}zool.T evergreen orpine [Sedum anacampseros, syn. Your search resulted in one taxon in our living collections. 20+ of the best compact evergreen trees for adding year round interest to small gardens & patios. Attached Files: DSCN1559.jpg File size: 127.4 KB Views: 303. I think the name of this species is Acer sempervirens but it could also be Acer obtusifolium. The Acer sempervirens is a semi-evergreen or evergreen small tree or large shrub, this is a great maple for small gardens, for the patio or bonsai. It is in leaf all year, in flower from January to February. Messages: 96 Likes Received: 0 Location: Burnaby. They are turning red right now. Why are there no more details? This small tree was introduced into cultivation from the Mediterranean in 1752. Height: 20 ft: Width: 10 ft : Bloom: Spring flowers: Bloom Time: April: Bloom Color: Yellow: Additional Characteristics. Sempervirens is the Latin word for evergreen.. Acer sempervirens Cretan maple Join the RHS today and get 12 months for the price of 9. See more photographs of each plant by clicking on the photographs. They are fast growing, growing to approx 10ft if left un... £24.99 . Acer sempervirens. The Cretan maple is covered in winged red fruits in our Mediterranean Area. Find help and information on Acer sempervirens Cretan maple Evergreen maple, including varieties and pruning advice. The Latin binomial term sempervirens (literally, “always green”) refers to the evergreen nature of the plant, for instance: Acer sempervirens (a maple), Cupressus sempervirens (a cypress), Solidago sempervirens (a goldenrod), Lonicera sempervirens (a honeysuckle), Sequoia sempervirens (a sequoia), Ulmus parvifolia ‘Sempervirens’ (an elm). LEAVES Opposite, to 5cm long and often 3-lobed, but sometimes irregular or simple with untoothed margins. It is unique for its white flowers with hairy styles and its papery, lustrous leaves with 3 to 5 leaflets, which are mostly evergreen (hence its species name, "sempervirens", which means "living forever"). This plant is listed in the RHS Plant Finder book. BARK Smooth and grey with lighter patches. Add to Cart Compare . We offer over 65 varieties of Acer tree, including many varieties of Japanese Maple, Norway Maple, Field Maple and some more unusual choices. Deneb1978 Active Member 10 Years. : Hylotelephium anacampseros] Walzensedum {n}bot.T Rundblättrige Fetthenne {f}bot.T Rundblättriges Fettkraut {n}bot.T Acer or Maple trees are a firm favourite because of their distinctive leaf shapes and vibrant foliage that change colour through the seasons on many varieties. LEAVES Opposite, to 5cm long and often 3-lobed, but sometimes irregular or simple with untoothed margins. Huge collection, amazing choice, 100+ million high quality, affordable RF and RM images. REPRODUCTIVE PARTS Greenish flowers open in April, in small erect clusters. Category: Shrubs. Click on the picture to enlarge . Condition:--not specified “ We will send a freshly hand-picked plant which will arrive in excellent condition with no damage, ”... Read more. 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