Acer truncatum 'Norwegian Sunset'® ist sommergrün. 7433) in 1989, it resulted from a cross of Acer truncatum x Acer â¦ This tree has extreme popularity because of its compact and upright form and heat tolerance. Most notable is that the Norwegian Sunset is a little taller with more limbs, and the Pacific Sunset is a little shorter with fewer limbs. Pacific Sunset Maple is recommended for the following landscape applications; Shade; Planting & Growing. Credits. A cross between Acer truncatum x Acer platanoides. Avoid pruning in late winter and early spring. This plant has not yet been rated. The Urban Sunset Maple is an easy to grow compact and upright tree. In this section, you will find help with selecting and planting Bare Root Fruit trees. Urban Tree Farm Nursery can meet those needs as well; for example, we stock 100yr old olive trees, boxed and ready to be transported to your location, in addition to many other trees. Acer âNorwegian Sunsetâ is a beautifully structured, very hardy tree. There are many different types of acer, from the smaller types, such as the very popular Acer Palmatum (Japanese Maple) grown in many gardens, to the large maple trees that can grow up to 45 m in height. Flowers in late spring have little ornamental value. Smaller varieties can be grown in pots and containers. Very similar tree in all appearances to Norway maple âCrimson Kingâ â¦ Rounded, upright habit. or call (707) 544-4446 to confirm availability. URBAN TREE FARM NURSERY 3010 Fulton Road - Fulton, CA 95439, Copyright © Urban Tree Farm Nursery 2019 - All Rights Reserved, Monday-Wednesday-Thursday-Friday-Saturday 8:00am-4:00pm. Perhaps you require a Large Specimen tree for that newly acquired estate or winery project? Pacific Sunset Maple (Acer truncatum x A. platanoides 'Warrenred') The Norwegian Sunset & Pacific Sunset are so similar, they are considered here together. HICKORY, NC. An interesting comparison is that the Main Street® maple is very much like a smaller version of the Pacific Sunset, (Acer truncatum x A. platanoides âWarrenredâ) or Norwegian Sunset, (Acer truncatum x A. platanoides âKeithsformâ) maples, which easily and quickly reach 35 to 40 feet tall and wide.Note: I have personally seen Pacific Sunset maples getter wider than they are tall. It has a particularly nice branch structure and uniform canopy. Keith Warren, at J. Frank Schmidt Nursery, Boring, Oregon, introduced the following such crosses Acer Norwegian Sunsetâ¢ : its name reflects the similarity of the tree to a Norway Maple (A. platanoides), in growth rate, branch structure, and leaf shape. [1. Foliage View. Foliage has a deep green color and the fall color will vary from yellowish-orange to red. If so, we have got you covered! This tree has a very uniformed upright habit, with great heat resistance. Pacific Sunset Maple will grow to be about 30 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 25 feet. it a dapts to most soils but grows best in those that are slightly acidic. Dark green foliage changes yellow-orange to red in fall. The most significant difference between these three is that the Urban Sunset® has a more narrow growth habit than the others. Nice branch structure and uniform canopy. Grows 35 feet high and 25 feet wide. Click on any thumbnail below to see a larger image. Smooth, glossy green leaves in summer. Hardy to USDA Zone 4b Developed by Keith Warren at J. Frank Schmidt Nursery, Boring, Oregon and introduced as Pacific Sunsetâ¢ (P.P. Norwegian Sunset® has a particularly lovely branch structure and uniform canopy. Several excellent cultivars have been selected out of hybrids with Acer platanoides.