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Acer palmatum 'Deshojo' (Large Plant)

Japanese Maple

Hardy Tree

A magnificent small tree which provides interest in the garden for months on end, whose 5-lobed leaves unfurl a brilliant shade of shrimp pink in spring, turning green in summer and scarlet in autumn. Acer palmatum 'Deshojo' is one of the most traditional plants to be grown as a bonsai, but takes very well to being grown in a large container in a moist but well-drained compost. Height & Spread: 2.5m (8').

 

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Ideal For:
patio, low maintenance garden, specimen plant, woodland garden
Flowering Period:
April, May
Position:
sun or semi shade, dappled shade
    • 1 x 12 litre potted acer plant

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Grow Acer palmatum trees in any moist, fertile, well drained soil in sun or dappled shade. It is quite important to give plants shelter from strong winds which can scorch the leaves. Alternatively grow the Japanese Maple in large containers, using a soil based compost such as John Innes No.3.
Water regularly throughout the growing season until acer trees are well established. Protect plants from strong winds. Acers require little pruning other than to maintain their shape. Lightly trim stems if necessary from late autumn to midwinter.

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