Cutleaf Japanese Maple
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - Slow growing, 12" or less per year.Mature Height - 8-10'Mature Width - 8-10'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Red flowers in the springFruit - Dry red samaraLeaf - Fall Color - RedBark - Other Features - Perhaps the most refined of all maples. The 7, 9 or 11 lobes are cut to the point of attachment with each lobe in turn finely cut and each division toothed. Shrubby habit, contorted and twisted branches.Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Plant in the shade with acidic, well-drained, sandy soil. Can be grown from seed or propagated.Native Habitat - Zones 5-7, Japan, China and Korea. Introduced to England in 1820.Diseases and Insects - None serious.Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Maple.- Other plants of the family Aceraceae.- Other plants of the genus Acer.- Other plants of the species Acer palmatum.