|Latin Name||Acer palmatum 'Orange Dream'|
|Common Name||Japanese Maple|
|Position||Sun or partial shade. Avoid cold winds which may damage the delicate young foliage|
|Soil||Well drained neutral to acid soil|
|Rate of Growth||Slow|
|Garden Care||Apply a mulch in spring|
|Pruning||No need to prune. Remove dead or diseased material during the dormant season|
A lovely small acer which is suitable for container growing. The leaves have a striking orange flush in spring which later turns yellow during the summer, this becomes most striking in autumn.