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JAPANESE MAPLE, EMERALD LACE
Acer palmatum Emerald Lace, Seiryu

Suitable for any normal soil and position and the following 
Ultimate Height2.5ft (75cm)Exposed/WindyNo
  Damp ShadeYes
Av. Growth/Year*3-4in (8-10cm)Dry ShadeNo
Wet SitesNo
NativeNoCoastal AreasNo
EvergreenNoChalky SoilNo
 

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Av. Growth/Year* = Average growth per year in first 10-20 years, click here for more details.

JAPANESE MAPLE, EMERALD LACE (Acer palmatum Emerald Lace) (Seiryu)
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Japanese Maples (Acer palmatum).Very ornamental, slow growing, small deciduous trees or small to medium size bushes which need a sheltered position protected from cold winds, especially from the east. They make perfect specimens for virtually any garden, are generally pest free, disease resistant and heat and humidity tolerant, and as their beauty increases with age, to plant one or more is a worthwhile lifetime investment.
To prevent leaf scorch to their filigree leaves plant in a position out of the early morning sun. Acers prefer a rich soil which is acidic to neutral, moist but free draining. If planting in a container an ericaceous compost or John Innes No. 3 is best used. Tiny purple-red flowers are produced in spring, these being followed by red winged fruits in late summer.

Red tinted shoots onto which fine light green leaves unfold in spring turning to emerald green with occasional delicate red edges in summer, then turning to an amazing deep purple-red burgundy with tints of orange in autumn. Small pendent clusters of tiny reddish-purple flowers late spring followed by red-winged fruits in summer. Beautiful specimen plant with a softly rounded crown, either in the ground or in a container. Heat and sun tolerant and more resistant to leaf burn than some acers. Height 2-2.5ft (60-75cm), spread 3ft (90cm).
Special offer on 3 Litre Japanese Maples - buy 2 for 35 - saving 4.98.

 Price per plant forAvailability
1+5+
 Pg Grafted 8-12ins
20-30cm
9.999.45 Limited stock available
 Pg Grafted 
3L
19.99
-
Limited stock available

Pg = Pot grown.


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