Laceleaf Japanese Maple (Acer palmatum 'Red Select')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: 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 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 6-10ft
Plant Spread: 8-15ft
Leaves: Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
Other: Noted for its lace-like foliage that emerges light red in spring, matures to deep red-purple in summer and finally turns crimson red in fall.
Fruit: Other: pairs of 3/4 inch samaras
Fruiting Time: Late summer or early fall
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Other: Reddish-purple
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Other: April
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Patio/Ornamental/Small Tree
Resistances: Rabbit Resistant
Humidity tolerant
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots


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Japanese Maples from seed by hampartsum Jan 30, 2019 11:18 AM 38
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