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Red Japanese Maple Tree Acer palmatum

Red Japanese Maple Tree
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Regular price $29.95 Sale price
$49.95
  • 2-3 ft. (40% Off)

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Product Details

Growing Zones: 5-8 outdoors

(hardy down to -10℉) 
    
    
    
      5-8 outdoors
    
   Map 5-8 outdoors
  • Mature Height:
  • 15-20 ft.
  • Mature Width:
  • 15 ft.
  • Sunlight:
  • Best Color- Part Shade Tolerates Full Sun
  • Growth Rate:
  • Moderate
  • Botanical Name:
  • Acer palmatum
  • Does Not Ship To:
  • AZ

Product Description

Brighten Your Yard with Changing Red Foliage

A show-stopping display of reds is synonymous with the Red Japanese Maple. Beautiful, bright red foliage appears in spring and transforms into burgundy in summer and then scarlet in autumn, so you'll have year-round visual interest.

The winter bark has tones of red and black to add warmth in the coldest months. Plus, your Red Japanese Maple can be easily pruned to any height you desire, making it ideal for small yards.

Even better? The roots aren't disruptive, so planting it near borders, driveways, and sidewalks can add a pop of color without damage.

You'll love everything the Red Japanese Maple will bring to your landscape:

  • Increase the value of your yard - this stunning tree will add value anywhere you plant it.
  • Create interesting contrast ­­- nothing looks better against a sea of green than a consistent show of reds.
  • Impress your neighbors - with a tree prized by landscape designers.

And best of all, this ornamental value comes with no maintenance. Adaptable, tolerant and hardy, your Red Japanese Maple will give you a show without all the work.

This popular tree doesn't stay in stock long. Don't miss your chance to add this standout tree to your landscape. Order yours today!


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A
06/05/2020
Anonymous
United States United States
I recommend this product
Received a great look lil

Received a great look lil tree. Can't wait to watch it grow. It been on the ground 2 weeks now and doing great.

A
05/06/2020
Anonymous
United States United States
Good service!

Good service hoping the tree makes it. All the other plants I received were really good.

JB
05/02/2020
Jerry B.
United States United States
Japanese maples

The maples arrived well packed and healthy, and appear to have become established well.

MG
04/15/2020
Marilyn G.
United States United States
Red Japanese Maple

My purchase was a gift for my daughter. Happy to say she loves this tree. The tree arrived on time in very good condition and healthy. My daughter is thrilled and described it as gorgeous.

MP
04/06/2020
Micah P.
United States United States
Good looking

Great so far as promised!


Planting & Care

Planting Directions:
1) Find an area with the proper sunlight, and if you live in a hotter climate, ensure your tree gets some afternoon shade to protect it from the harsh sun. The hole should be dug slightly larger than the root system of the plant, 2-3 times the width and just as deep as the root ball.
2) To help the roots establish themselves quickly, mix the soil with an organic compost (conifer bark mulch, rhododendron or azalea planting mix or rose compost) that is recommended but not necessarily needed.
3) The root collar of the plant, the ground line on the stem where the young plant was grown, should be level with the ground surface.
4) Backfill the hole and tamp down the soil as you proceed to cut back on any air pockets from forming.
5) Water the planting site and then mulch to preserve soil moisture.

Watering: The average amount of water supplied to the most common lawn and garden plants should be adequate for your new Japanese maple tree. During the hot summer months, water your Japanese maple in early morning or evening. This will help protect against a condition known as “scorching” where the leaves appear to have been burnt by the sun, a condition thought to be brought on by watering in the midday sun.

Fertilization: Japanese maples do not require large amounts of nutrients. If your other lawn and garden plants do well, your maple should grow just fine. Any recommended fertilization should use a balanced complete fertilizer for shrubs and trees. This should be applied once a year in early spring, and if possible be applied just before the leaves appear.

Pruning: Your tree will need 2 to 3 years to become firmly established in your lawn or garden. After this period, you may begin to prune your tree if desired, although it is not required.


Shipping Details

Estimated Shipping Time: Most orders ship immediately, however we are currently experiencing delays and could take up to 11-14 days from date of purchase. As noted on the website, some items are seasonal, and may only ship in spring or fall. Once your order is shipped, you'll receive an email with a tracking number.

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