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Tree Acer palmatum 'Dissectum Seiryu'




Description An attractive small tree with lacy leaves that turn gold to crimson in autumn. A good selection for courtyards and small gardens where there is protection from full sun. Its light green new growth provides a striking contrast against older foliage. This is the only upright variety of the dissectum group of Japanese Maples.    
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Mature Size 4 x 4m    
Uses Like the other Japanese Maples, this tree is suitable for smaller gardens and courtyards with protection from full sun. Works well as a feature tree or in group plantings.    
Position & Soil Prefers a moist, well drained soil. It should be placed in a protected area of the landscape to protect it from hot summer winds that may scorch the leaves.    
Pot sizes
in production
• 40cm/27L (1.6-1.8m)
• 50cm/52L (1.8-2.2m)
Substitutes Acer palmatum 'Osakazuki'
Cercis canadensis 'Forest Pansy'
Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis 'Elegantissima'
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