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Acer palmatum 'Shindeshojo'

Japanese Maple

The foliage colour of this Japanese Maple in autumn is amazing! Foliage is reddish-green in summer turning warmer reds and oranges in autumn. Even new growth is a striking crimson colour! Makes a great selection for small gardens and a striking feature tree in any sized landscape. Slow growing

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Common Name Japanese Maple
Foliage Deciduous 197
Form V-Shaped 49
Mature Size 3 x 2m
Family Aceraceae 28
Genus Acer 34
Species Palmatum 15
With an upright, rounded habit, and stunning foliage colour throughout the year, it is ideal as a specimen or feature tree.
Position & Soil
Protect from hot afternoon sun and strong hot winds. Mulch well around the base to keep roots cool. Produces the best leaf colour in partly shaded positions.
Contract Growing
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Based in Melbourne, Australia, our trucks deliver into Melbourne and its greater metropolitan area. We utilise green life freight companies to deliver beyond that point into country Victoria, New South Wales, South Australia and Queensland. We have certification ICA42 for the treatment of Myrtaceae stock delivered into South Australia. Due to quarantine restrictions we are unable to deliver into Western Australia and Tasmania. International delivery is not offered.

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