The Japanese Red Maple tree, Acer Palmatum Autropurpeum, is by far, one of the most popular ornamental plants in the plant kingdom!
This small deciduous tree is a very showy, versatile species. Japanese Red Maple trees are used as a single specimen or in borders or groupings.
This plant can be a single-stemmed small tree or multi-stemmed shrub. The Japanese Red Maple tree is also used to create a unique bonsai tree.
The classic Japanese Red Maple has red-purple leaves which turn a brilliant red in autumn. This tree is more green than red in late summer, but remains beautiful throughout the growing season. The Japanese Red Maple tree prospers in full sun and moist well drained soils.
* Bonsai tree
|Botanical Name||Acer palmatum atropurpureum|
|Foliage||Green to Purple|
|Mature Height||15 - 20 feet|
|Mature Spread||15 - 20 feet|
|Soil Type||Loam, Organic|