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Japanese Acer palmatum Atropurpurea

Japanese Acer palmatum Atropurpurea

Slow growing small deciduous tree, ideal for small gardens. Acer 'Atropurpurea' is one of the most reliable ac... read more

Slow growing small deciduous tree, ideal for small gardens! Japanese Acer 'Atropurpurea' is one of the most reliable Acers.

The young foliage is a spectacular transparent red-purple and stunning when the sun shines through it.

Later in the season the leaves turn to a deep purple-brown -red before falling in autumn.

It’s a great specimen for a vibrant splash of colour for a freestanding location in your garden.


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Japanese Acer palmatum Atropurpurea 9 cm - 1 tree

Japanese Acer palmatum Atropurpurea 9 cm - 1 tree A00965 - Atropurpurea 9 cm

  • Delivered as pot plant
  • Pot size 9 cm
  • Delivery height including pot 20 cm
Pot size 9 cm - Delivery height including pot 20 cm - Delivered as pot plant 17 pcs in stock

£6.75
Japanese Acer palmatum Atropurpurea 14 cm - 1 tree

Japanese Acer palmatum Atropurpurea 14 cm - 1 tree A08935 - Acer Atropurpurea 14

  • Delivered as pot plant
  • Pot size 14 cm
  • Delivery height including pot 40 cm
31 pcs in stock

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Japanese Acer Palmatum Atropurpurea

Slow growing small deciduous tree, ideal for small gardens! Japanese Acer 'Atropurpurea' is one of the most reliable Acers.

The young foliage is a spectacular transparent red-purple and stunning when the sun shines through it.

Later in the season the leaves turn to a deep purple-brown -red before falling in autumn.

It’s a great specimen for a vibrant splash of colour for a freestanding location in your garden.

Details Japanese Acer palmatum Atropurpurea

  • Pot size: 9 cm
  • Leaf colour: Red
  • Full grown: 15 Years
  • Full grown height: 2 - 3 m
  • Plant location: partial sunny location
  • Plant depth: 10 cm
  • Plant spacing: 100 cm
  • Hardiness: -15 Celsius
  • Preferred soil: Well drained

How to take care of Atropurpurea

Water well upon receipt of the Atropurpurea. Require a neutral to acidic soil. Plant Atropurpureain light shady sheltered location as it needs protection from cold winds and hot morning sun, which damage the leaves.

Best position is somewhere you can see the sun shining through the leaves.

Prepare planting site with 50% potting compost and 50% top soil, plant Atropurpureaso that the root ball is just below the surface and water well for the next few weeks.

Apply a top dressing of organic fertiliser during early spring but not at the time of planting wait for about 6 weeks before applying fertiliser for the first time.

Give the young trees support by means of a cane.

Never let the roots dry out. Pruning is not necessary but you can cut out dead wood in spring.

Customer reviews

Margaret R., Glasgow

Plants were in very good condition and they arrived well packaged. I was pleased with both the prices and the delivery time.

      Excellent
11-11-2019

Reginald E., Leeds

Quick delivery,well packaged , healthy plants.Will use again.

     Excellent
09-11-2019

Susie C., Devon

The plants were delivered in a secure box and they were healthy and the soil hadn’t dried out. I was pleased with the quality of the plants I received.

      Excellent
08-11-2019

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