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Abelia x grandiflora 'Silver Anniversery'
Japanese Painted Fern Japanese Painted Fern
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Variegated Lily Turf Variegated Lily Turf
Liriope muscari 'Variegata'

Acer palmatum 'Bloodgood'

Japanese Red Maple

A deservedly popular Japanese Maple, this robust, upright tree has large, deep red leaves that push bright red in spring. Leaves mature to deep, rich purple and retain their color well, even during the heat of summer. Crimson fall color and scarlet, winged seeds add extra interest to this sturdy garden standard.

Height: 20-25 Feet
Spread: 20-25 Feet
Zone: 5-8
Color: Red Violet

Japanese Red Maple Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure
Sun with Moist Soil
Full sun to part shade
Part Shade
Soil Moisture Needs
Moist
Good Drainage
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Early Spring
Growth Rate
Medium
Attributes
Specimen Planting
Accent Plant
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Fall
Early Spring
Summer
Homeowner Growing & Maintenance Tips for Japanese Red Maple

Prune to accentuate the tree's graceful form.
Pest and Deseases include Verticillium and canker.

Garden Location
Iseli Nursery, Boring Oregon