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Acer palmatum 'Asahi Zura'

Acer palmatum 'Asahi Zura' (Japanese Maple)
 

Common Name

Japanese Maple
 

Soil

Any non alkaline soil. Correct light more important
 

Aspect

Shade
 

Height

15-20ft
 

Action and Timing

A reliably good variegate the âDawn Swan Mapleâ has large white portions and large rich green portions, some leaves being solidly one or the other. Spring foliage is pink turning white then variegating nicely, it is upright and round headed to 20ft and afternoon shade is perfect to prevent scorch.
 

Nursery Notes

Grafted plant.
 

Opinion

Good variegated form suitable for companion planting in the border.
 

This plant was added to the database on 26th December, 2009.

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