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Japanese Maple 'Atropurpureum' -
Acer palmatum atropurpureum (latin)
Area of origin: Japan, China and Korea.
Adult Dimensions: Height up to 8m, width up to 8m (26.3').
Soil Type: Deep and moist, mix in organic matter. Dislikes lime.
Hardiness: Hardy to -17°C. Dislikes spring frosts, cold winds or an atmosphere that is too dry.
Exposure: Shade and semi-shade.
Characteristics and Uses:
Fantastic red-purple leaves in spring turning red-bronze in summer. This vigorous little tree is planted alone, in groups, in flowerbeds and is a stunning addition to any park or garden. Well known throughout the world for its use in bonsai, it is beautiful tree to have anywhere and can be planted in a container.
List of Japanese Maples:
'Butterfly' Japanese Maple (Acer palmatum 'Butterfly')
, finely serrated green grey leaves with pinkish white margins
Deshojo Japanese maple (Acer palmatum 'Deshojo')
, bright red foliage throughout the spring and the autumn, light green in summer
, beautiful autumnal foliage
Japanese Maple 'Dissectum garnet' (Acer palmatum 'Dissectum Garnet')
, weeping shape, finely serrated red leaves
Japanese Maple 'Dissectum viridis' (Acer palmatum 'Dissectum Viridis')
, weeping shape, light green finely serrated leaves, turning golden to red in the autumn
Ornatum Japanese maple (Acer palmatum 'Ornatum')
, compact rounded shape, finely serrated leaves, dark red
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