Acer palmatum Little Princess = 'Chiyo-hime'
Japanese Maple - 3 litres
Acer palmatum Little Princess ('Chiyo-hime') is a charming small Japanese maple with bright apple-green leaves edged red in spring, turning yellow in autumn. Its neat, compact bushy habit makes it ideal for small gardens and container-growing. Height and spread up to 1.5m in 10 years.
Plant in moist but well-drained, loamy soil, in sun or dappled shade, sheltered from drying winds and avoiding frost pockets.
|Botanical name||Acer palmatum|
|British nursery grown||N|
|Common name||Japanese Maple|
|Foliage colour||Green, Red, Yellow|
|Plant type||Deciduous Shrubs|
|Season of interest||Spring, Summer, Autumn|
|Time to maturity||10 - 20 years|
|Ultimate height||1.1m - 1.5m|
|Ultimate spread||1.1m - 1.5m|