St. Paul, Minn. (Spring 2012) – First Editions® Jade Patina Hedge Maple offers two advantages in a medium size maple tree. The beautiful dark green leaves are more deeply indented than is typical of this type of hedge maple. Jade Patina also shows exceptional cold tolerance and is not affected by frost cracking. Bring on your coldest winter, this tree can take it!

Jade Patina is particularly easy to grow and tolerates dry soils and severe pruning.

Look for Jade Patina in garden centers this spring.

First Editions® Jade Patina Hedge Maple

Acer campestre 'BAIlee'

  • Full sun
  • Height: 20- to 35-feet
  • Spread: 20- to 35-feet
  • Zone: 5-7
  • Foliage: Dark green