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The Plant at 9/10 years

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Tips on growing Japanese Maples from seed

Tips on planting Japanese Maples

Acer palmatum


Zone 6

(Europe 7)

A strong growing tree that can reach 10 meters

The red tones of the leaves distinguish this as a variant of the palmatum series

Though not a named 'cultivar' this tree has a distinctive attraction of its own with rich colouration

Scarlet autumn colours

These pictures show the different colours of this plant at varying times of the year

REMEMBER that all Japanese Maples prefer a slightly acid well drained soil with a constant moisture content.