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Viridis Japanese Maple

Acer palmatum var. dissectum 'Viridis'

SKU
40043
Vivid green, finely cut leaves change to beautiful shades of gold and crimson in the fall. Small tree with graceful weeping habit and excellent branching architecture. An excellent accent under larger trees, near a water garden or in container. Thrives in dappled sun. Deciduous.
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Filtered sun, Partial shade, Partial sun

Keep soil consistently moist but not soggy.

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Botanical PronunciationAY-ser pal-MA-tum dy-SEC-tum VEER-ih-diss
Average Size at MaturitySlowly reaches 8 to 10 ft. tall, 8 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeInconspicuous; prized for foliage.
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Contemporary
Growth RateSlow
Landscape UseContainer
Light NeedsFiltered sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Special FeatureFall Color, Benefits Birds
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsKeep soil consistently moist but not soggy.
Companion PlantsAzalea (Azalea); Hosta (Hosta); Mondo Grass (Ophiopogon); Rhododendron (Rhododendron); Astilbe (Astilbe)

Provide enriched, well-drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering may be reduced once established. Apply a slow-release fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-8

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