Acer palmatum


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Noun1.Acer palmatum - ornamental shrub or small tree of Japan and Korea with deeply incised leavesAcer palmatum - ornamental shrub or small tree of Japan and Korea with deeply incised leaves; cultivated in many varieties
maple - any of numerous trees or shrubs of the genus Acer bearing winged seeds in pairs; north temperate zone
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so, if you have a small garden, you can make a feature of a striking variety such as Acer palmatum var.
The Japanese maple Acer palmatum varieties are the most spectacular of all, pictured right.
nIdeal foliage plants for small gardens include Acer palmatum 'Bloodgood', a purple-leaved Japanese maple which provides stunning autumn colour; Hosta 'Frances Williams', which is more resistant to slug and snail attack than others; and Ophiopogon planiscapus 'nigrescens', an ornamental grassy plant with thick, strap-like black leaves.
Red & Yellow The Japanese maple Acer palmatum varieties are the most spectacular of all, pictured right.
JForms and cultivars of Acer palmatum can be incredibly beautiful but they are sometimes difficult to incorporate into planting schemes.
Japanese maples, Acer palmatum, are beautiful slow-growing shrubs that may in time become small trees that provide some startling colours.
SUNSET CLIMATE ZONES 2, 7-9, 14-17: Try Acer palmatum 'Emerald Lace' and 'Seiryu' for their fiery fall color, and 'Kihachijo', which turns gold then orange and red, recommends Sara Monte of Wildwood Farm Nursery & Sculpture Garden in Kenwood (Wildwoodmaples.com).
QMRS Ellis Brown has a Maple (acer palmatum var dissectum) and would like to know why the edges of the new leaves sometimes turn brown in the spring?
For a long lasting seasonal display, bulbs that flower at different times can be planted in layers in the same pot or spring bulbs can also be used as underplanting for a shrub or tree in a container, such as purple crocuses underneath Japanese maple (Acer palmatum).