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Acer palmatum 'Red Dragon'

Acer palmatum 'Red Dragon'

Japanese Maple

Regular price $125.00 CAD
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How about sharing your garden with a dragon? The ideal candidate for the role, is Acer palmatum 'Red Dragon' . This well behaved threadleaf maple will grace your garden with a neat, cascading mound of finely cut deep purple red foliage. It is better at keeping this colour throughout the summer than similar maples.



Hardiness Zone:  Zone 5
Light Requirements: Full Sun to Part Shade
Height: 1.8 m to 2.4 m
Spread: 1.8 m to 2.4 m
Soil Requirements: Average well drained, moist organically rich soils
Bloom Time Mid spring
Planting Time:
Use: Accent plant, shrub border, alpine/rock gardens, foundation planting
Flower Colour & Shape: Small inconspicuous pendant clusters of reddish flowers 
Foliage: Finely dissected palmate purple red leaves, retain their colour through summer, turning scarlet in autumn
Benefits: Moderate size, colourfast foliage, texture, rabbit resistant, fall colour

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