Acer palmatum

Species

  • Japanese maple
  • Acer palmatum
  • Cutleaf japanese maple
  • Acer palmatum var. dissectum
  • Threadleaf japanese maple
  • Acer palmatum var. heptalobum
  • Acer polymorphum
  • Acer palmatum var. amoenum
  • Acer palmatum subsp. palmatum
  • Acer palmatum var. coreanum

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Acer palmatum, otherwise known as japanese maple, is a shrubs, trees plant species native to Alabama.

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Appearance

Foliage
Grown for foliage
Deciduous
Good Fall Color
Provides winter interest
Deciduous
Provides winter interest
Grown for foliage
Deciduous
Good Fall Color
Leaf color
limeGreen
red
orange

Space

Dimensions

Acer palmatum can grow from 3.6m to 6mm tall
3.6m to 6m
Spacing
3.6
6
1.8
2.4
3.6
6

Sun

Optimal
Full
Partial
Dispersed
Full
Partial
Dispersed
Full
Partial
Dispersed

Water

Optimal
Mesic
Mesic
Mesic

Soil

Soil PH Requirements
6.1
7.5
6.1
7.5

Time

Bloom Time
Non-patented
Non-patented
Blooming Habit
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Reproduction

Seed Collecting
Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored
Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

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Patent information
From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall
From seed; stratify if sowing indoors
By grafting
By budding
By budding