07 May Acer palmatum Mikawa Yatsabusa
`Mikawa Yatsubusa’ is an outstanding dwarf Japanese maple that is arguably one of the top three maples in the world today when it comes to bonsai.
FEATURES: This dwarf tree has outstanding structure, colour and dense foliage. The leaves on this little dwarf overlap one another like shingles on a roof.
CONDITIONS: Prefers cool, deep, moisture retentive soil in a sheltered site.
FOR BEST RESULTS: Provide adequate Summer water. Mulch with organic material (e.g. straw). Shelter from drying Summer heat and wind.
PLANTING IDEAS AND USES: • does well in containers • excellent shade or lawn specimen •feature with ‘cool site’ plants such as rhododendrons and azaleas •