Acer negundo 'Flamingo'

Flamingo Boxelder (Variegated Boxelder)

Categories: Flowering/Ornamental Trees

Strong pink overtones to attractive cream and green variegated foliage will brighten your early spring landscape. Golden fall color. This deciduous tree is perfect for small spaces!


More About Acer negundo 'Flamingo'

  • a highly distictive foliage display
  • NOT "weedy" like its parents

the dramatically variegated leaves, which are fairly unusual for hardy plants in having a notable amount of pink in them when young.  Mature leaves are mid-green with white sectors around the perimeter. 


Height:

20-30 ft

Spread:

12-18 ft

Hardiness Zone:

5-9

Acer negundo 'Flamingo' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Drought Tolerant
  • Specimen

Exposure

  • Does best in full sun

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Nature Attraction

  • Songbirds

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Early Spring

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • All Season

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average

Habit

  • Upright
  • Spreading