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Japanese Maple Tree

Japanese Maple Tree (3L Pot)

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Potted Japanese Maple Tree - Description

  • Potted Japanese Maple Tree
  • Acer Palmatum 'Atropurpureum'
  • Variety: Atropurpureum
  • Small Garden Tree
  • Suits Small to Medium Sized Garden
  • Plant Size
    • Height: 60 - 80cm
    • Girth: 4cm
  • Containerised (Potted)
  • Comes in 3 Litre Pot

Potted Japanese Maple Tree - Characteristics

  • Small garden tree
  • Dome shaped, arching canopy
  • Mature size: 6m to 8m spread & height
    • If allowed to grow to full maturity
    • Can be maintained at smaller size either
  • Superb tree with bright red foliage
  • Deciduous tree, they loose their leaves in Winter
  • Foliage: Palmate leaf, slightly serrated margins
  • Growth rate: Slow
  • Frost hardy

Potted Japanese Maple Tree - Uses

  • Ornamental garden tree
  • Ideal in any small or medium size garden
  • Suited to front gardens also
  • Plant in a modern, contemporary garden or Japanese style garden
  • Grown for their for their architectural form & habit
  • Offers a beautiful focal point in any garden
  • Some companion plants for Japanese maple include Hostas, Ophiopogons, Ferns, Azalea & Blue Junipers

Potted Japanese Maple Tree - Planting Instructions

Planting Time

  • Potted trees can planted all year round
  • Avoid frosty conditions, where the ground is frozen

Positioning Trees

  • Japanese Maple require a sheltered spot
  • Plant where they are not exposed to wind
  • Provide some shading
  • They do not like full sun - Best in dappled shade
  • Soil can be well drained, light or heavy clay
  • Happy in acidic or neutral to alkaline soils
  • When planting, hold plants at ground level & back fill the top soil
  • Ensure each plant is straight & soil is compacted in around it's root ball
  • Level off the soil around the plants
  • Support with bamboo cane for first 2 years

After Care

  • Soak pot for approx. 10 minutes before planting
  • Water again after planting
  • If dry weather persists, water every 2 days
  • Weeding is also essential - especially bind weed which can quickly smoother a young tree
  • Keep grass growth away from the base of trees to ensure a faster growth rate
  • Avoid strimming around the base of trees
  • Japanese Maples do not require any pruning or training
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Very happy with the condition and size of this lovely acer. Obviously very well cared for before it reached me. Also great value for money.

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