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Acer palmatum 'Katsura' (Large Plant)

Japanese Maple

Hardy Tree

If you're looking for a shrub to brighten up your garden on those dull, grey rainy days, look no further. Acer palmatum 'Katsura' is a deciduous shrub of erect growth with 5 to 7-lobed leaves which first appear bright orange in spring, quickly turning orange-flushed yellow with pink margins. As spring progresses, the colour deepens to a rich green, later changing back to bright orange in autumn. This Japanese Maple has been awarded a prestigious RHS Award of Garden Merit. Height & Spread: 4m (13').

 

Lifetime Guarantee on Hardy Plants Large Potted Plant Special Offer

Ideal For:
patio, low maintenance garden, specimen plant, woodland garden
Flowering Period:
April, May
Position:
sun or semi shade, dappled shade
    • 1 x 18 litre potted acer plant

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    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
    • £87.99
    • 2 x 18 litre potted acer plants

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    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
    • £131.99
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.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes etc are delivered at the appropriate time for planting and will be stated on the product page or in your order acknowledgement page and email.


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Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products a maximum P&P charge of £6.90 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.


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