Acer palmatum 'Sango-kaku'
Japanese Maple; Coral Bark Maple 

Acer palmatum 'Sango-kaku'
Common name

Japanese Maple; Coral Bark Maple

Group

Trees

Family

Aceraceae

Description

Japanese maple;Coral bark maple. Attractive coral-red stems in winter; deeply lobed orange-yellow leaves turning a soft yellow in autumn. Max Height 6m. Max Spread 5m. Full sun. Hardy. Back-fill with soil mixed with peat substitute and a suitable fertiliser.

Characteristics

Growth habit
Narrowly conical - flame shaped
Fragrance
No
Hardiness
Hardy
Toxicity
Harmful if eaten/skin and eye irritant

Size

Growth speed
Fast
Ultimate height
6m
Ultimate spread
5m

Colour

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

Growing your plants

Aspect
Full sun 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 35 litre 250-300 cm --- £257.50 £ 2