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Planted 2006

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Tips on growing Japanese Maples from seed

Tips on planting Japanese Maples

Acer palmatum


Zone 6

(Europe 7)

A large shrub with cascading branches

Leaves finely dissected. Orange/red when unfolding

Changing to brown/red, or even dark green

Autumn colour is a glistening red and orange persisting well into November

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.