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Acer palmatum 'Aoyagi'

Acer palmatum 'Aoyagi' (Japanese Maple)
 

Common Name

Japanese Maple
 

Soil

Any non alkaline soil. Correct light more important
 

Aspect

Sun or partial shade
 

Height

12-18ft
 

Action and Timing

A collector’s plant, Aoyagi differs little from “Ukon” as far as I can see, still a very good form.
 

Nursery Notes

Grafted plant
 

Opinion

Dramatic plant with stems as green as 'senkaki' is red, the foliage is almost luminescent and I really like this easy grower that is suitable for companion planting at the back of a border particularly. Very upright then spreads a little.
 

This plant was added to the database on 25th December, 2009.

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