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Acer palmatum atropurpureum Dissectum Brocade

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Acer palmatum atropurpureum Dissectum Brocade Weeping Japanese Maple,Weeping Japanese Maple,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Deciduous

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Trees Broad Domed

Attractive dwarf mounding maple, it has bright red new growth that fades to bronze-red in Spring and Summer and in Autumn it will show orange, yellow and red tones. Great for containers or a feature tree in small gardens. Grows 2m tall x 2m wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
2-4m 2-4m

Position: Soil Type:
Semi Shade Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Formal Garden, Rockery, Shady Garden, Topiary / Espalier, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Aphids, Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Prefers moist, well drained soil but will adapt to most. When planting, avoid disturbing the roots and use Seasol or Plantstarter to give them the best head start. Always use a quality potting mix if planting in a container. Feed in Autumn and Spring with a slow release fertiliser. Rarely needs pruning. Avoid over watering. Check for Aphids on new growth.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Aceraceae Asia

Foliage Colour: Green, Orange, Red
Flower Colour: Burgundy
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Slow
Maintenance Level: Medium
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Low