Maples list for 2018

Nichol's are proud to bring to you their extensive range of maples.

HW: High worked or grafted at about 80cm on a strong stem.  
LW: Low worked or budded at ground level and trained up a stake.  
Topiary: Grafted onto a strong stem at about 45cm. ie. A shorter standard.  
Patio: Usually budded at ground level and trained up to 40-60cm.  
     
Name Description Price

Acer Palmatum Allentons Globe Topiary

A great new Japanese maple having a compact many branched growth habit. Spring growth is light green with pinkish new tips. Autumn colour is yellow and orange. Excellent topiary plant. $69.99
Acer Aratama Topiary
 
Sturdy, dwarf red leafed cultivar with lovely bright scarlet to brick-red new spring foliage, that deepens with green veining and undertones as it matures. Close nodded, compact dwarf habit. Autumn tones of bright red. 1.5 metres. $64.99
Acer Beni Hime Topiary
Small growing compact plant with bright red leaves in spring taking on green tones in summer and bright red in autumn. $64.99
Acer Bloodgood LW
Red foliage that holds its colour well. One of the most popular reds. $64.99
Acer Burgundy Lace
A medium sized maple with deeply dissected leaves of deep burgundy red, that holds its colour right through summer. Autumn colour is of oranges and reds. $64.99
Acer Butterfly Topiary
A variegated selection of fresh, clean appearance. Small, serrated leaves of cream around soft green, sometimes with subtle pink tones, turning magenta in autumn. Narrow upright habit. 4 metres. $59.99
Acer Chishio LW
Compact, Brilliant crimson spring growth which turns almost green in the summer. Red to orange tones in autumn. Smaller growing. 1-2m. $59.99
Acer Diss Crimson King HW
Excellent deep purple red foliage. Leaves slightly bigger than Crimson Queen. Strong grower. $69.99
Acer Diss Crimson King LW
Excellent deep purple red foliage. Leaves slightly bigger than Crimson Queen. Strong grower. $64.99
Acer Diss Crimson King Patio
Excellent deep purple red foliage. Leaves slightly bigger than Crimson Queen. Strong grower. $46.99
Acer Diss Crimson Queen HW
Weeping maple with deep purple red colour retained well through summer. Autumn colours of bright scarlet tones. $69.99
Acer Diss Crimson Queen Patio
Weeping maple with deep purple red colour retained well through summer. Autumn colours of bright scarlet tones. $46.99
Acer Earthfire

A compact deciduous shrub with a low-spreading form. Leaf lobes are deeply dissected and new growth is an unusual brownish red. Autumn colour ranges between orange and red. $59.99
Acer Emerald Lace HW
Yellow green foliage in the spring turning dark green in the summer and a bright burgundy-orange red in autumn. Very vigorous growing dissectum that has fine leaves. $69.99
Acer Emerald Lace Pillar

The pillar version of Emerald Lace. Deeply dissected foliage bursts into life in spring in a bright shade of lime green. As summer approaches, the leaves become edged with red for a striking contrast. Finally, in autumn the foliage takes on a red-orange. $69.99
Acer Fireglow
An upright well branched large shrub or small tree with typical palmatum, 5 to 7 lobed, dark wine-red foliage that keeps the intensity of colour well during hot summer conditions and is stunning when viewed in sunlight. Retains a bushier more compact habit than some similar forms. Scarlet and crimson autumn foliage tones. 6 metres. $64.99
Acer Fjhellheim

Pronounced Fell-hime. The stems and branches turn an outstanding coral-red colour when cooler weather sets in for the winter. In spring, lime green leaves emerge that contrast beautifully with coral bark. Yellow autumn foliage. Will tolerate more sun than other varieties. $59.99
Acer FjhellheimTopiary 

Pronounced Fell-hime. The stems and branches turn an outstanding coral-red colour when cooler weather sets in for the winter. In spring, lime green leaves emerge that contrast beautifully with coral bark. Yellow autumn foliage. Will tolerate more sun than other varieties. $64.99
Acer Green Mist HW
A good green leafed weeping maple. The leaves are a little finer than Viridis. In Autumn the leaves take on fiery orange tones. $69.99
Acer Herbstfeuer
Cross from Germany of Acer palmatum X Acer circinatum. Palmatum 5 lobed leaves but fat with disk like leaves. Stems are purple red. The name in translation means 'Autumn Fire'. Great Autumn color. Strong growing. $59.99
Acer Hog-Yoku
An upright small shrubby tree form of Japanese Maple having palmate, glossy green foliage turning to vibrant pumpkin orange in autumn. A stunning contrast to other garden foliage. 5 metres. $64.99
Acer Japanese Sunrise
Similar to SENKAKI but with peachy coloured stems. New leaves have a reddish tinge but are green over summer and have outstanding golden yellow autumn colour. 4m. $59.99
Acer Japonicum Autumn Moon
Leaves are light yellowish-green to rusty-green in shaded parts of the plant. Exposed leaves are a wonderfull burnt orange giving a two toned effect. 5m. $64.99
Acer Jeffers Red

Grows 22 m high by 13 m feet wide. Known for brilliant autumn foliage colour. Leaves turn bright red in autumn providing a beautiful contrast to other green plants. Traditional maple shaped leaves. Deciduous. Est 10 year height. $69.99
Acer Katsura
Wig Maple’. A lovely variety with typical maple leaves that unfurl to beautiful orange-apricot-yellow tones, turning to bright yellow and then greening somewhat in mid summer. Autumn tones in orange shades. A very attractive maple of upright rounded form. 5 metres. $59.99
Acer Lace Lady HW
A good new variety of weeping maple. The leaves are deeply dissected and a deep burgundy red that holds the colour into summer. $69.99
Acer Mikawa Yatsubusa
A wonderful small maple. Light green leaves overlay each other like shingles on a roof. Short growth and dense leaves on irregular growths make this plant excellent for tub or pot. $59.99
Acer Moss Gold HW
Deeply dissected leaves of a wonderfull mossy-gold colour in spring, picking up greener tinges in summer and oranges and reds in autumn. Lovely red stems 
contrast with the gold foliage.
$69.99
Acer O'Kagami
Purplish-red new growth deepens to shiny black purple. 2yr branched. $64.99
Acer Omurayama
An upright trunk with spreading and arching main branches, holding a cascading curtain of pendulous branchlets, hanging from the crown in a lovely willowy, graceful manner. The new foliage is soft green tinted with orange, soon becoming uniform bright green. The leaves are made up of 7 long slender serrated lobes, incised almost to the petiole, which turn brilliant gold and crimson combinations in autumn. 5 metres. $64.99
Acer Orangeola HW
Leaves weep to the ground in a rounded mound. Orange/green new spring leaves. Mature green through summer with red new growths. Bright orange/red autumn colours. Performs well in hotter climates. Excellent for container planting. Graft height will determine height. $69.99
Acer Oregon Sunset Topiary
A compact and round dwarf variety with graceful soft red foliage in spring that darkens to burgundy in summer; fall color brightens to sunset hues of crimson and orange; excellent as a small garden accent. $64.99
Acer Osarkasuki
Large bronze-green summer foliage, turns an intense glowing crimson in autumn. The vibrant red leaves on the dark purple branchlets are a beautiful sight. Grown for centuries in Japan and remaining one of the most spectacular autumn foliaged trees in cultivation. Upright habit with spreading crown. 6 metres. $64.99
Acer Pixie LW
A ‘witch’s broom’ form, selected from ‘Bloodgood’. Vigorous and stiffly-upright when young, becoming bushy and compact with maturity. Leaves are a vibrant, deep-rich-red when young, pertly held and contrasting nicely against the rich-dark, black-red mature foliage. Autumn tones are showy bright red shades. 2.5 metres. $59.99
Acer Red Dragon HW
Rich red-purple leaves and compact weeping habit make it a year-round standout in the landscape. $69.99
Acer Red Dragon LW
Rich red-purple leaves and compact weeping habit make it a year-round standout in the landscape. $64.99
Acer Red Feather HW
Vigorous grower. Finest cut purple-red leaves. Retains colour throughout season. Bright crimson autumn leaves. Small grower, excellent for containers. $69.99
Acer Red Feather LW
Vigorous grower. Finest cut purple-red leaves. Retains colour throughout season. Bright crimson autumn leaves. Small grower, excellent for containers. $64.99
Acer Red Feather Patio
Vigorous grower. Finest cut purple-red leaves. Retains colour throughout season. Bright crimson autumn leaves. Small grower, excellent for containers. $46.99
Acer Russet Lace Leaf HW
A new weeping maple with colours unlike anything that has been available before. The spring growth comes out with lovely russet colours in pink, cream, and gold/yellow, before maturing to greens. Autumn colours are in yellow,orange and reds. $69.99
Acer Russet Lace Leaf Topiary
A new weeping maple with colours unlike anything that has been available before. The spring growth comes out with lovely russet colours in pink, cream, and gold/yellow, before maturing to greens. Autumn colours are in yellow,orange and reds. $64.99
Acer Seiryu
A distinctive green leaved dissectum with upright growth habit. The leaves are deeply dissected. The fine lacy growing tips are bright green, contrasting beautifully with the darker green of the mature foliage. A subtle gold-yellowcrimson colour in autumn. Quick growing upright vase shaped habit. 6 metres. $59.99
Acer Senkaki LW
 
A year round beauty with spring leaves that are lime green, margined red, that go green through summer and yellow through autumn. Vivid coral red stems a winter feature. New growth flamey-pink. $59.99
Acer Sharpes Pygmy
Small leaves are green with purple overtones. utumn tones are orange and red. Perfect for containers and bonsai $59.99
Acer Shiraz
A small upright tree that has the brightest variegated leaves. In spring the leaves have bright reddish pink edges and green middles that deepen as summer progresses. 2.5m. $59.99
Acer Stella Rosa HW
Deep pink-red new growth followed by dark purple to red leaves in the summer that hold its colour well. Bright red autumn colour. An excellent new dark red 
weeping maple with finer leaves.
$69.99
Acer Suminagashi
A large leafed cultivar with leaves of bright purple red 
in spring, becoming almost black red to deep maroon, 
in summer changing to green red. Crimson in autumn.
4m.
$64.99
Acer Tamukeyama HW
An excellent strong growing weeping red maple. Deeply dissected leaves with more width to the centre lobe, making each leaf appear slightly bolder. Deep crimson red new growth turns to very dark purple red. $69.99
Acer Tamukeyama Patio
An excellent strong growing weeping red maple. Deeply dissected leaves with more width to the centre lobe, making each leaf appear slightly bolder. Deep crimson red new growth turns to very dark purple red. $46.99
Acer Trompenburg LW
An upright, somewhat open branched small tree. Large 7 lobed, glossy purple leaves are deeply divided, the margins roll downward, accentuating the divisions, giving a unique convex form to the leaf. The rich leaf colour becomes a little subdued in summer, but assumes bright scarlet tones in autumn. 5 metres. $64.99
Acer Tsuma-Gaki
(The Finger Painted Lady Maple) Medium sized maple; pale yellow green leaves edged at the tips with red giving an unusual contrast and two-toned look. By mid summer the leaves go deep green with a hint of bronze on the tips. $64.99
Acer Viridus HW
Weeping maple with green fern like foliage. Excellent autumn foliage of golden yellows. $69.99
Acer Viridus Patio
Weeping maple with green fern like foliage. Excellent autumn foliage of golden yellows. $46.99