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Acer negundo 'Flamingo'

(Boxelder, 'Flamingo')

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Quick Overview:

'Flamingo' is noted for its variegated foliage. New leaves are pink. but mature to green with white variegation. Orange/yellow fall color. Acer negundo, commonly known as box elder, is a suckering, fast-growing, weak-wooded, medium-sized, deciduous tree that typically grows 30-50’ (less frequently to 70’) tall with an irregular rounded crown. 'Flamingo' features variegated foliage that is attractive in woodland margins.


Easily grown in average, medium to wet soil in full sun. Tolerates a wide range of soils including poor dry ones. Intolerant of shade. Variegated foliage appreciates some part afternoon shade in hot summer climates.

Additional Information

Common Name Boxelder, 'Flamingo'
Botanical Name Acer negundo 'Flamingo'
Container/Amount 20 gallon
Plant Category Tree
Evergreen or Deciduous Deciduous
Hardiness Zone 3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b
Height to 30 ft.
Width to 25 ft.
Growth Rate Fast
Light Requirements Part-sun, Part-shade
Soil Condition Well-drained
Water Needs Low
Blooming Period No
Flower Color No
Fragrance No
Foliage Color Green, White, Pink
Berry Color No
Deer Resistant Yes

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