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The new tree

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Tips on growing Japanese Maples from seed

Tips on planting Japanese Maples

Acer palmatum


Zone 6

(Europe 7)

The leaves on this cultivar have a quality of being almost 'opalescent'

The colours last very well throughout the summer

This is a strong upright growing form and when young can grow up to a metre in a season

Autumn colour is crimson

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.