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Acer palmatum 'Azuma Murasaki'

Acer palmatum 'Azuma Murasaki' (Japanese Maple)
 

Common Name

Japanese Maple
 

Soil

Any non alkaline soil. Correct light more important
 

Aspect

Sun or partial shade
 

Height

10-15ft
 

Action and Timing

Deeply divided red leaves with a purple hue. Upright growing to 15ft before becoming round topped with beautifully cascading shoots. Any light Name means ‘Purple of the East’.
 

Nursery Notes

Grafted plant.
 

Opinion

Good maple for companion planting in borders or by itself.
 

This plant was added to the database on 27th December, 2009.

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