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Acer palmatum 'Skeeters Broom'
Japanese maple - 3 litres

Acer palmatum 'Skeeters Broom' Japanese maple - 3 litres

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£24.99 0850049768 Category: Plants > Trees > Ornamental Trees
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Acer palmatum 'Skeeter's Broom' is a very distinct and attractive, slender upright Japanese maple, with small, neat leaves, bright red in spring, becoming deep purple-red through summer and finally turning bright ruby-red in autumn. Ideal as a lawn specimen, in a mixed border or woodland garden, associating well with other Japanese maples, rhododendrons, pieris and azaleas. Also good in a large container. Height and spread in 20 years up to around 2m by 1.2m.

Plant in moist but well-drained, humus-rich soil, in sun or light shade.

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Botanical name Acer palmatum
British nursery grown N
Common name Japanese maple
Drought resistance N
Flower colour Red
Flowering time Summer, Autumn
Foliage Deciduous
Foliage colour Red, Brown
Fragrance N
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Habit Columnar/Fastigiate
Plant type Ornamental Trees
Season of interest Spring, Summer, Autumn
Size 3 litres
Time to maturity 10 - 20 years
Ultimate height 1.6m - 2.5m
Ultimate spread 1.6m - 2.5m
Useful/additional information Holds colour very well.

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