adroll_language = "en_US"; The range of seasonal color, form, and texture is unparalleled and makes them truly special. You will love this little charmer, which will grow steadily into a beautiful feature. Even more the photo no.2 from above onto the tree in snowfall. It is normally pest free and it needs no trimming to maintain its beautiful rounded form and miniature leaves. The natural environment of the vine maple is below larger trees, so in shade it will be more open and broader, but it grows well and it will still be beautiful. Apr 18, 2014 - Acer circinatum - Vine Maple at Portland Nursery and Garden Center. Acer circinatum, our native Vine Maple, is closely related to the Asian species that are called, as a group, Japanese Maples. Available Sizes; Add to cart. He found a vine maple growing in the garden with a witch’s broom on it. UBC Botanical Garden. ACR 0220 - Little Gem Vine Maple. Plant it in a favored spot in the front of a bed, as an accent point and a source of daily pleasure. Years of Growth Available: Required 0-1 Year 1-2 Years 2-3 Years 3-4 Years 4-5 Years 5-6 Years 6-7 Years 7-8 Years 8-9 Years 9-10 Years 10-11 Years + Description Vine Maple is a vine-like deciduous tree or large shrub native to moist woodlands and streambanks in western North America. Every state has their own unique USDA restrictions on which plants they allow to come into their state. 0 Likes. John Inglett (916) 223-8172 (916) 223-8172. The Pacific Fire Vine Maple is a special, selected dwarf form of the Vine Maple, which was found among a group of seedlings and noticed for its brilliant red winter twigs. Do you have an Asian garden, or love bonsai trees? The foliage is reminiscent of Japanese maples, but broader, without the very narrow lobes often seen on those trees. Although widely recommended by top gardeners, it is very hard to find stock, but we have some. Just plant it in a beautiful pot – and you have an instant bonsai. Backfill around the tree using the native soil mixed with some well rotted compost. In time more and more branches form, until the plant is a broad bush. Little Gem magnolia tree blooms while very young, unusual in a magnolia, with a longer bloom season as well. Found in Stanley Park in Vancouver, British Columbia. Vine maple (Acer circinatum), a large shrub or small tree, produces fabulous lobed leaves, which turn vibrant shades of red and orange in fall. This plant is hardy. Common name : Vine maple. This product is currently out of stock and unavailable. It takes 5-20 years to make a good weeping maple. (0) $119.97NOW $89.76. It has tiny but perfectly formed miniature leaves resembling Japanese maple, but this tree is much easier to grow, and the foliage doesn’t dry and shrivel in summer. UBC Botanical Garden. In fall the leaves turn beautiful shades or bright yellow, orange and red, with darker tones predominating when the tree is grown in full sun. Despite growing wild only in North America, it is closely related not to sugar maple, or red maple, but to Japanese and Korean maple trees which grow all the way across the Pacific Ocean, thousands of miles away. Broadleaf deciduous tree or large shrub, 10-20 ft (3-6 m) tall, multistemmed, shrubby, spreading, sprawling and vine-like in forest shade but bushy and dense in sun. Witch’s brooms are clusters of miniature stems growing on full-sized plants, and they are a common source of dwarf varieties of shrubs and evergreens. In about 1970, Harold Greer, of Greer Gardens, Eugene Oregon, toured Stanley Park in Vancouver, B.C. Around 1970 he showed this tree to Harold Greer, who owned the Greer Gardens nursery in Eugen, Oregon. Acer circinatum Vine Maple: Often grows w/ multiple trunks, Orange, scarlet, yellow in fall. Broadleaf deciduous tree or large shrub, 10-20 ft (3-6 m) tall, multistemmed, shrubby, spreading, sprawling and vine-like in forest shade but bushy and dense in sun. Plant it among rocks on a slope, or in a rock garden. Family: Vine Maple Characteristics: Symmetrically-lobed and toothed leaves, soft green sometimes tinged with red in spring, turning to yellow/orange/red in the fall. Conifer Kingdom Maple Fertilizer Blend $4.99. A very small rounded growing selection of the vine maple, spring buds open a velvet like green, it has good autumn tones of red and purple 1 metre tall by 1 metre wide. A nice little Dwarf only reaches 2' tall x 2' wide. adroll_currency = "USD"; Acer circinatum 'Little Gem' Vine Maple Zone: 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b. Witch’s brooms are clusters of miniature stems growing on full-sized plants, and they are a common source of dwarf varieties of shrubs and evergreens. Circinatum: rounded or circular, referring to the outline of the leaf shape. Cook pointed out a native vine maple, Nizetii Sycamore Maple or Planetree Maple. CPN (Certified Plant Nerd)Patrick.Breen@oregonstate.edu, College of Agricultural Sciences - Department of Horticulture, USDA Hardiness Zone Maps of the United States, Oregon Master Gardener Training: Identifying Woody Plants. Acer palmatum 'Sango Kaku' (Coral Bark Maple) * Part shade * Zones 5-9 * 8-1' tall * 12-15' wide The highly sought after Coral Bark Maple! The leaves are between ½ and 1½ inches across, with five pointed lobes and an almost circular overall shape. The possibilities for this tree in your garden are almost unlimited. Pruning. Acer circinatum 'Little Gem' A dwarf globe form of Vine Maple. Considered to be the most useful native tree for the landscape in the Pacific Northwest. Hardy to -20 degrees. Monbulk Monbulk, Victoria, Australia 3793. Plant it among rocks on a slope, or in a rock garden. : * Plant Size: BP #1 Container #1 Container on Standard #1 Container (grafted on firma) ... Acer circinatum 'Little Gem' _ Vine Maple _ $54.99. Family : Sapindaceae Acer circinatum 'Little Gem' Vine Maple Zone: 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b. Plant it in a favored spot in the front of a bed, as an accent point and a source of daily pleasure. Flat and round if from cutting. Everything about those special stems was small, with the leaves just ¼ of their normal size, and slender stems to match them. Not only is the Little Gem Vine Maple beautiful, it is easy to grow and adaptable too. Acer circinatum 'Little Gem' _ Vine Maple _ $54.99. In fact, it is very similar to the Autumn Moon Maple, Acer shirasawanum, a prized Japanese tree with broad leaves, but more difficult to grow.Â. How sweet is the story about the little Vine maple in your Seattle appartment! When it comes to tiny trees, an absolute jewel is the Little Gem Vine Maple, which really lives up to its name, with its tiny leaves glowing green on the bushy stems and reaching hardly more than 3 feet in height.Â. Being broader they do not shrivel and burn in hot weather, as some Japanese maples sadly do, so this tree can be kept beautiful all summer long much more easily than Japanese maples can be. It matures to an average height of 20 feet to 30 feet and an average width of 8 feet to 10 feet, depending on climate and other environmental factors. Acer circinatum 'Little Gem' A dwarf globe form of Vine Maple. SIZES & PRICES. Available Sizes; Add to cart. This tough little plant grows in most soils, with some drought tolerance, as well as growing in wetter, but not flooded, soils. Then in fall they explode into golds, oranges and reds. Hardy to -20 degrees. A very small rounded growing selection of the vine maple, spring buds open a velvet like green, it has good autumn tones of red and purple 1 metre tall by 1 metre wide. The largish leaves on this Vine Maple are dark dark red when they come out in the spring fading to a coppery late summer, but … Magnolia, Little Gem, 8-10': Magnolia grandiflora 'Little Gem'/Evergreen/Full sun/Mature at 15-20' tall and 8-10' wide/Zone 7-9/White flowers in summ In the Fall it turns a vivid yellow, orange and red. Location of the plant shown in the first picture : Trompenburg Tuinen en Arboretum. with Alleyne Cook , the head gardener of the Park's Ted and Mary Greig Rhododendron Garden. Unfortunately hard to find and thus seldom used in landscapes. The Little Gem Vine Maple is a special form of a North American native tree, . Previous Next. Romaine hearts can be used in its place. Monbulk Monbulk, Victoria, Australia 3793. While we wish we could serve everyone, it's for the safety of native species and helps prevent the spread of invasive disease & pests. Once established in the landscape, they will tolerate almost any level of watering. Growing to 8′, this shrub is fine for a small garden or bonsai. Acer circinatum 'Little Gem' Witches broom of American species, the "Vine Maple", autumn c. The size after 10 years is 150 cm. zone 5. You'll find we carry young 1-gallons, up to more mature 7-gallons ranging anywhere from 6 inches to 6ft. Free Shipping on Orders over $99. Of course, Not only is the Little Gem Vine Maple beautiful, it is easy to grow and adaptable too. Generally it is thought dwarf maples require no pruning other than the removal of any dead or damaged stems. We propagate, grow and sell to discerning individuals, nurseries, garden centers, and landscapers. Acer circinatum 'Little Gem' (aka Vine Maple) — $ 251 Acer circinatum 'Monroe' — $ 119.99 Acer circinatum 'Pacific Fire' (aka Vine Maple) — $ 44.99 + Height: Maximum 3 inches Width: Minimum 6 inches, Maximum 6 inches Report a problem. Apr 18, 2014 - Acer circinatum - Vine Maple at Portland Nursery and Garden Center. That tree is found growing naturally in woodlands from southern British Columbia down into northern California. 'Little gem' is a fabulous dwarf cultivar of vine maple - ideal for containers. We measure from the top of the soil to the top of the tree; the height of the container or the root system is never included in our measurements. Plant grows in a globe if grafted. This Item: Acer circinatum ' Sunglow ' Dwarf Vine Maple. Dainty red and white flowers adorn bare branches in early spring. Acer circinatum Little Gem. Found in Stanley Park in Vancouver, British Columbia. The leaf colour is green. Prefers full sun in well-drained soil. It grew well, and he called this new plant ‘Little Gem’. SIZES & PRICES. However, in recent years, dozens of other varieties have become available, many of which are slow-growing or superior in some way. Once established it will grow with no problems, and it will become more and more beautiful with each passing year. He found a vine maple growing in the garden with a witch’s broom on it. Flat and round if from cutting. Prefers full sun in well-drained soil. Le jardinet PLANTING VINE MAPLES - Dig a hole as deep as the root ball but twice as wide. Vine Maple The Maple Family–Aceraceae Acer circinatum Pursh. Circinatum: rounded or circular, referring to the outline of the leaf shape. Growth Type: Dwarf. Please call for current availability. UBC Botanical Garden. 0 Likes. Smaller than species leaves that are green. I always thought, photos with just a lot of leaves are a bit boring … you make me see that it is not the case, not at all. Previous Next. The Little Gem Vine Maple is a small, shrubby, deciduous tree, with many slender stems, forming a broad plant, growing 2 to 3 feet tall and spreading over 3 feet wide, perhaps even reaching 6 feet across in time. You will receive email notifications along the way on the progress of your order, as well as tracking information to track your plants all the way to their new home! Green foliage in a tightly help rounded bush to around 1m in height. adroll_adv_id = "RK545AVNKVEJFFRYPAE7DC"; Considered to be the most useful native tree for the landscape in the Pacific Northwest. Acer circinatum Alleyne Cook showing spring foliage color. A Horticultural gem! In the Fall it turns a vivid yellow, orange and red. 3-4' 2,4yr : Acer circinatum 'Monroe' Vine Maple You won’t need to do the elaborate training normally needed to turn large trees into fabulous potted trees, when you grow this beauty. Canada. Acer circinatum Little Gem. The Little Gem Vine Maple was found this way, originally by Alleyne Cook, head gardener at the Ted and Mary Greig Rhododendron Garden in Stanley Park, a very large park in Vancouver, British Columbia. Vine Maple, Mountain Maple 'Little Gem' (Acer circinatum) by treelover3 Sep 2, 2004 10:42 AM. Vine Maple, Mountain Maple 'Little Gem' (Acer circinatum) by treelover3 Sep 2, 2004 10:42 AM. Plant Category: Shade & Flowering Trees. Everything about those special stems was small, with the leaves just ¼ of their normal size, and slender stems to match them. Vine maple Acer circinatum Pursh Introduction Vine maple is a long-lived, deciduous shrub or small tree. Arrive Alive Guarantee. If you're more interested in the exotic accent that the Japanese maple brings to your landscape, choose vine maple (Acer circinatum), hardy only in USDA zones 7 through 8. Once established in the landscape, they will tolerate almost any level of watering. Intense coral red stems in winter!! UBC Botanical Garden. Posted at 22:53h in Rare Maple Variety by Frontend Dev. These branches often root to produce new trees, creating dense thickets underneath the shade of taller conifers. Orders typically ship out within 2 business days. has a Shopper Approved rating of adroll_version = "2.0"; Available Sizes; Add to cart. Little Gem is a wonderful Acer circinatum dwarf. VanDusen Botanical Garden. Little Gem Lettuce (GF, DF) watermelon radishes, pickled red onions, herbs, english cucumber, avocado, spiced crispies, tahini dressing ... (GF, DF) Almond & quinoa flour, maple syrup $ 9.50. add blueberries $ 1.25 add vanilla-coconut "cream" $ 1.25 Dessert. Baby Gem Boxwood - 3 Gallon Pot (0) (0) FREE SHIPPING. Prices subject to change. It will only grow to about 10 feet tall, so it is an ideal tree for a courtyard or smaller garden, or even as a specimen in a large pot , where it will thrive for years. Discovered as a witch's broom in Vancouver, British Columbia. We are a wholesale plant nursery. The little gem magnolia can be expected to grow in Hardiness Zones 6–10. VanDusen Botanical Garden. The vine maple tree in Stanley Park with the witch's broom was destroyed by a snow fall … IN STOCK. The Little Gem Vine Maple is a wonderful miniature maple tree, growing just 3 feet tall and 3 to 6 feet wide, in time. Facts: Acer circinatum. Canada. 3-4' 2,4yr : Acer circinatum 'Monroe' Vine Maple Join now. 07 May. This is not a live inventory. Select Vine Maple Notes. It commonly occurs along rivers, in forest openings and on recently logged areas. Osakazuki is one upright-growing, somewhat vase-shaped maple with large green leaves in summer but crimson red color in fall. Vine Maple[Photographer: Francie Schroeder] High Resolution. Young trees of the Little Gem Vine Maple are upright, with several stems growing from the base, on a short trunk. Native to the Northwest, this vine maple has bright red twigs in the winter and yellow fall color. Previous Next. Little Gem is a dwarf vine maple that was discovered as a witches broom in a vine maple. The leaf colour is green. All of our orders ship via FedEx Ground! All tree, and nothin' but the tree! Little Gem has small orbicular leaves about 1" in size which emerge light green in spring and turn to a darker shade by summer. Tolerates shade well, but best fall color in full sun. A favorite, mounding, laceleaf variety is Acer palmatum 'Emerald Lace'. Vine Maples are native to the Pacific Northwest where they are usually found in moist woods or along stream banks. Last-listed in the RHS Plant Finder in 2014. Last-listed in the RHS Plant Finder in 2014. $40.00) Choose Options. In time more and more branches form, until the plant is a broad bush. Nursery containers come in a variety of different sizes, and old-school nursery slang has stuck. Location. Acer circinatum 'Little Gem' Witches broom of American species, the "Vine Maple", autumn c. The size after 10 years is 150 cm. The Little Gem Vine Maple is a wonderful miniature maple tree, growing just 3 feet tall and 3 to 6 feet wide, in time. 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