Acer palmatum Going Green
Acer palmatum (Japanese maple) are small, deciduous trees grown for their graceful habit, beautiful coloured foliage that is often deeply dissected the Acer is a perfect addition to any garden especially if you're looking to add some autumn interest. Many cultivars are extremely slow growing, making them perfect for small gardens or grown in pots.
This Going Green variety offers lobed foliage that emerges a soft lime green before turning fresh green for summer. In autumn the leaves then turn vibrant shades of orange and red before they are shed.
Plant Habit: Bush/Shrub
Soil Type: Chalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
Aspect: East-facing, South-facing, West-facing
Sunlight: Partial Shade
Soil pH: Acidic/ neutral
Hardiness Rating (RHS): H6 (-20 to -15 °C)
Supplied at a height of 50-70cm in a 3L pot