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Acer palmatum

Japanese Maple

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  • Instruction By Jennifer Kittle
    Notes Slow growing to 20 ft. with equal or greater spread.
    The most airy and delicate of all maples.
    Can be grown with success if given shelter from hot, dry, or constant winds.
    Filtered shade is best, but full sun can be satisfactory.
    Flood soil occasionaly to leach out salts to avoid burnt edges.
    Used effectively on north and east walls, in patios and entryways.

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