Acer Palmatum Dissectum Tamukeyama

 

Cut Leaf Japanese maple. An attractive deciduous shrub with purple coloured leaves. Foliage is fine in texture and weeping. A magnificent, slow growing specimen, accent plant, or addition to shrub borders. Makes an excellent choice for smaller gardens. Height: 6 to 8 feet Spread: 8 to 12 feet

 

 

Plant in moist fertile well drained soil in a sheltered site. Full sun / Partial Shade, Hardy.

 

General Shrub Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • If the Shrub is being planted in a lawn remove a circle of turf.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding a bucketful of planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Position used. Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the Shrub and area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until Shrub is established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.