PlantsAcer→Cutleaf Japanese Maple (Acer palmatum 'Garnet')

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Acer palmatum Accepted
Acer palmatum var. dissectum Synonym

Also sold as:
Dissectum Garnet

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6a -23.3 °C (-10 °F) to -20.6 °C (-5 °F)
Plant Height: 10 feet
Plant Spread: 8 feet
Leaves: Good fall color
Deciduous
Other: "foliage begins orange in spring, turning burgundy during summer with more hints of orange-red if grown in the sun, fiery fall color". Leaves are finely cut or lacy
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Suitable Locations: Patio/Ornamental/Small Tree
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Resistances: Pollution
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM

newly opened leaves are brighter in colour

Photo gallery:
Location: Courtyard Date: 2012-0504Rich color. Excuse the unplanted/unexpected columbine.
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Location: Courtyard Date: 2013-1111Fall color.
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Location: Courtyard Date: 2008-0717Growing well.
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Location: RHS Harlow Carr, YorkshireDate: 2016-10-21
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Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UKDate: 2016-10-21
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Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UKDate: 2016-10-21
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Location: My sister's garden in Bakersfield, CADate: March 31, 2012
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Location: Courtyard Date: 2013-1111
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Location: Courtyard Date: 2013-1111Has put on good growth since 2008.
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Location: Courtyard Date: 2008-0703Nice form.
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Location: arboretum de la Vallée-aux-Loups (Hauts-de-Seine, France).Photo courtesy of: Liné1
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Location: Courtyard Japanese iris garden - full sunDate: 2016-04-02
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: Nov. 13, 2011A bit of leaf burn after enduring our summer heat.
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: Nov. 13, 2011Garnet in Bakersfield
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: Nov. 23, 2011Leaves starting to turn
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: Nov. 23, 2011Autumn is definitely here!
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: Nov. 27, 2011Four days later!
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: Nov. 27, 2011Four days later!
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Location: My sister's garden in Bakersfield, CADate: March 31, 2012 Early spring foliage in Bakersfield, CA
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Location: My sister's garden in Bakersfield, CADate: March 31, 2012 Early spring in Bakersfield
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Location: My Garden London, England.Date: 2014-07-26Beautiful!
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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'Garnet' sitting in full sun ! by virginiarose Oct 4, 2011 4:11 AM 0
Love the other things in the shot, too by arctangent Mar 18, 2020 3:03 PM 0
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