Acer palmatum var. dissectum

Cutleaf Japanese Maple

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Tree
Growth Rate - Slow growing, 12" or less per year.
Mature Height - 8-10'
Mature Width - 8-10'
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Red flowers in the spring
Fruit - Dry red samara
Leaf -
Fall Color - Red
Bark -
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 -

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- Other plants with the common name Maple.
- Other plants of the family Aceraceae.
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- Other plants of the species Acer palmatum.