07 May Acer palmatum Murasaki Kyohime
Beautiful, deciduous tree grown for ornamental foliage and form.
FEATURES: Maples are renown for their brilliant Autumn colour in shades of yellow. orange or red. Attractive small tree.
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 tool site’ plants such as rhododendrons and azaleas