Acer palmatum 'Crimson Queen'
Japanese Maple 

Acer palmatum 'Crimson Queen'
Common name

Japanese Maple

Group

Trees

Family

Aceraceae

Description

Japanese maple. An arching tree with finely cut purple-red leaves. Max Height 3m. Max Spread 4m. Partial shade. Hardy. Back-fill with soil mixed with peat substitute and a suitable fertiliser.

Characteristics

Growth habit
Arching
Fragrance
No
Hardiness
Hardy
Toxicity
Harmful if eaten/skin and eye irritant

Size

Growth speed
Fast
Ultimate height
3m
Ultimate spread
4m

Colour

Flowers
Yellow in April
Foliage
Purple; Red - Deciduous
Fruit
Red; Green in September
 

Growing your plants

Aspect
Partial shade Sheltered site
Soil
Most types
Moisture
Well drained
Propagation
Seed
Usage
Border
Planting
Back-fill with soil mixed with peat substitute and a suitable fertiliser

Caring for your plants

Pruning
Winter Only prune if required to keep shape
Maintenance
Stake and tie
Care
Keep moist in first year
Pests & diseases
Aphids; Coral spot

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Regular 15 litre 80-100 cm --- £37.50 £ 10