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Acer palmatum 'Atropurpurem'


Acer palmatum 'Atropurpurem'

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Medium, rounded, deciduous tree with dense, arching branching. Very dark red, almost black-red leaves. Red flowers bloom in pendant racemes in spring. Flowers give way to winged samaras. Excellent brilliant scarlet red Autumn colour. Hardy to cold, though needs a sheltered site with good soil to reach it's full potential. An elegant graceful tree, ideal for a courtyard, or in a woodland garden.

 
Genus
Acer
Species   palmatum
Cultivar   'Atropurpurem'

Common name
Purple Japanese Maple

Family name
Aceraceae
Place of origin
Japan


DETAILS
Height
8 m
Width
8 m
(expected growth in average NZ conditions in 5 to 10 years)
Leaves
Deciduous

Soil Type

Moisture

Exposure


Trees

Category
Small 4.5 to 9 metres.
Availability
We have this currently available in a PB 6.5 container. Ask for it at your retailer.
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