Join Our Gardening Club

Acer palmatum Duo

Japanese Maple

Hardy Tree

What is Hardy Tree?

Perfect for planting in borders and patio pots

Rich, intense coloured feathery foliage

Stunning focal point for your garden

Want to get notified when back in stock?

Loading...
Description How to Grow More Info Delivery Reviews

Grown for their vibrant foliage and elegant silhouettes, Japanese Maples make beautiful focal points for sheltered parts of the garden. This acer duo combines 2 particularly attractive varieties. Their slow growing habits make them perfectly suited to growing in large containers on the patio or as free standing specimens in borders. Height and spread: 4m (13’).

  • Acer palmatum Duo comprises:
  • Acer palmatum 'Atropurpureum'- A classic Japanese Maple producing gorgeous, purple-red foliage that colours to brilliant, fiery red in autumn.
  • Acer 'Osakazuki Seedling' - This striking variety is well regarded for its intense autumn colours.

Useful links:

How to plant trees and shrubs


2 x 7cm Potted Plants (1 of each variety) (KC5737)
4 x 7cm Potted Plants (2 of each variety) (67849)

Choose a sunny or semi shaded position that is protected from cold winds and hard spring frosts. The delicate leaves may scorch in strong sunlight so avoid particularly hot situations. Japanese Maple trees prefer a fertile, moist but well drained neutral to acid soil. Dig in plenty of well rotted manure or garden compost prior to planting. Plant bare root Acers at the same depth as they were previously planted. Backfill the planting hole and water well to settle the soil. Alternatively plant Acers in large patio containers in a soil based compost such as John Innes No.3.
Feed and water container grown plants regularly throughout the growing season. In autumn, apply a mulch of well rotted manure or garden compost to the base of border grown plants. Japanese maples require little pruning other than to maintain their shape and remove damaged and dead stems in late autumn.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes, etc. are delivered at the appropriate time for planting or potting on. Delivery times will be stated on the product page above, or in your order acknowledgement page and email.

Orders for packets of seed incur a delivery charge of £2.99.

Orders which include any other products will incur a delivery charge of £6.99.

Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products, a maximum delivery charge of £7.99 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.

Large items may incur a higher delivery charge - this will be displayed in your shopping basket.

Please see our Delivery page for further details, and more information on different charges that may apply to certain destinations.

For more information on how we send your plants please visit our Helpful Guide on plant sizes.

WHY NOT TRY THIS INSTEAD

Acacia dealbata

Acacia dealbata

4 Reviews
Add To Basket

6 Options From£12.99

Acer Bold Duo

Acer Bold Duo

74 Reviews
Add To Basket

2 Options From£14.99

Acer davidii

Acer davidii

0 Reviews
Add To Basket

2 Options From£154.99

Acer 'Orange Beauty'

Acer 'Orange Beauty'

1 Review
Add To Basket

3 Options From£17.99

Acer palmatum

Acer palmatum

2 Reviews
Add To Basket

9 Options From£11.99

Acer palmatum 'Amagi Shigure'

Acer palmatum 'Amagi Shigure'

0 Reviews
Add To Basket

2 Options From£24.99

Acer palmatum 'Atropurpureum'

Acer palmatum 'Atropurpureum'

10 Reviews
Add To Basket

13 Options From£14.99

Acer palmatum 'Butterfly'

Acer palmatum 'Butterfly'

1 Review
Add To Basket

3 Options From£17.99

Acer palmatum 'Cascade Emerald'

Acer palmatum 'Cascade Emerald'

0 Reviews
Add To Basket

Just£49.99

Acer palmatum 'Emerald Lace'

Acer palmatum 'Emerald Lace'

0 Reviews
Add To Basket

7 Options From£11.99

Acer palmatum 'Going Green'

Acer palmatum 'Going Green'

0 Reviews
Add To Basket

6 Options From£19.99

Acer palmatum 'Little Princess'

Acer palmatum 'Little Princess'

0 Reviews
Add To Basket

4 Options From£24.99

Sign up to the Van Meuwen Gardener's Club for Special Offers

JOIN NOW