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Acer palmatum 'Azuma Murasaki'

Acer palmatum 'Azuma Murasaki' (Japanese Maple)

Common Name

Japanese Maple


Any non alkaline soil. Correct light more important


Sun or partial shade



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.


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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