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Ribbon-Leaf Japanese Maple

Acer palmatum 'Atrolineare'

Pronunciation: AY-ser pal-MA-tum
SKU #00107
5-8

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OVERVIEW
Description A striking small tree with elegant, fine-textured, palmate leaves. The finger-like foliage emerges red in spring, transitions to bronze-red and green in summer, then turns brilliant red and orange in fall. Its graceful, upright branched, compact form makes it an ideal specimen for garden, container or bonsai. Deciduous.
Light Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Watering Keep soil consistently moist but not soggy.
Blooms Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.
Mature Size Slowly reaches 10 to 12 ft. tall and wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Deciduous
Special Features Attractive Bark, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Fall Color, Compact Form
Growth Rate Slow
STYLE
Landscape Use Container
Flower Color Red
Foliage Color Burgundy
Companion Plants Azalea (Azalea); Hosta (Hosta); Japanese Forest Grass (Hakonechloa); Rhododendron (Rhododendron); Astilbe (Astilbe)
CARE
Care Provide slightly acidic, well-drained soil; shelter from drying winds. Avoid harsh afternoon sun exposures in hot summer areas. Mulch to keep root zone cool. Water deeply, regularly during first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Apply slow-release fertilizer in early spring.

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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.