Acer palmatum 'Shojo-nomura'
Japanese maple - 5 litres
Acer palmatum 'Shojo-nomura' is a beautiful medium-sized deciduous tree with deeply lobed leaves that start out dark purple in spring, lightening to red as the season progresses. The autumn colour is spectacular, with leaves turning a blazing orange-red that lights up the garden. Reaches a maximum height and spread of 5m x 3m. Best in moist, well drained, slightly acidic soil in partial shade, with protection from cold, drying winds.
|Botanical name||Acer palmatum|
|Common name||Japanese maple|
|Foliage colour||Red, Orange|
|Plant type||Ornamental Trees|
|Season of interest||Spring, Summer, Autumn|
|Time to maturity||34 - 20 years|
|Ultimate height||4.1m - 8m|
|Ultimate spread||2.6m - 4m|