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Acer palmatum 'Ukigumo'

Acer palmatum 'Ukigumo'

Japanese Maple

Regular price $65.00 CAD
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'Ukigumo' means "Floating Clouds" in Japanese, and this maple has earned the right name! Foliage is thoroughly variegated, emerging pale green with white spots,and a pinkish cast. Some young leaves may be completely white or pink. Foliage may be slightly twisted or undulating, and matures to light green with white variegation. Fall colour is yellow orange. Best sited in a location protected from hot afternoon sun.



Hardiness Zone:  Zone 5
Light Requirements: Part Shade
Height: 2.1 m to 3.6 m
Spread: 1.2 m to 2.4 m
Soil Requirements: Average well drained, moist organically rich soils
Bloom Time Mid spring
Planting Time:
Use: Asian/Zen gardens shade gardens, woodland gardens, waterside gardens, accent tree, bonsai
Flower Colour & Shape: Small inconspicuous pendant clusters of reddish flowers 
Foliage: Small, palmate 5 to 7 lobed leaves, emerge pale green, marked with varying amounts of white spots and pink edges. Foliage may be slightly twisted/undulated, pink blush fades by summer. Fall colour is yellow orange
Benefits: Variegated foliage, rabbit resistant, fall colour

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