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Acer palmatum 'Little Princess'Acer palmatum 'Chiyo-hime'

Just £9.99

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1 acer plant in 9cm pot £9.99 Out of Stock
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This superb Japanese Maple is cloaked in lovely red tinged summer foliage, turning to vibrant yellows and oranges by autumn. The best leaf colours are produced in a partially shaded position which is sheltered from drying winds. With its slow growing, compact habit, Acer palmatum 'Little Princess makes a fantastic dwarf specimen tree for a patio container, reaching only 150cm at maturity. Height and spread: 150cm (59"). Supplied in 10.5cm pot.

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Low Maintenance Garden, Patio, Specimen Plant, Woodland Garden

Hardy

sun or semi shade, dappled shade

150cm (60in)

150cm (59in)

1 Acer Plant In 9cm Pot (V15999)

Water regularly throughout the growing season until acer trees are well established. Protect plants from strong winds. Acers require little pruning other than to maintain their shape. Lightly trim stems if necessary from late autumn to midwinter.
Pot up acer plants and grow them on in cool frost free conditions until large enough to plant outside in their final positions. When plants are well grown, gradually acclimatise them to outdoor conditions before transplanting them in borders outdoors. Grow acer in any moist, fertile, well drained soil in sun or dapple shade, with shelter from strong winds which can scorch the finely cut leaves. Alternatively grow acers in large containers using a soil based compost such as John Innes No.3.

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