23 May Acer pentaphyllum Five Lobed Maple
This unusual and rare form of Chinese maple is known for its five lobes that produce beautiful coloured foliage year round.
FEATURES: A wonderful addition to your garden, adding colour and exotic foliage.
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.