|Acer campestre is a slow-growing deciduous tree with dark, oval leaves that turn yellow in the autumn. The 5 lobed leaves are composed of 3 to 5 entire lobes. Blooms in corymbs of 5 green flowers followed by winged fruit. The cultivar, 'Queen Elizabeth' is a fast growing tree. Leaves are larger than the species, with rounded lobes. Suitable as a street tree or as a wind-break.