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Acer palmatum 'Atropurpureum' 4ltr



Acer palmatum 'Atropurpureum' is a classic Japanese maple renowned for its stunning deep red foliage and elegant form. This deciduous tree is perfect for adding a touch of sophistication and vibrant colour to any garden. Its rich hues and delicate, lacy leaves make it an excellent choice for garden beds, borders, or containers.

The leaves of Acer 'Atropurpureum' are deeply lobed and retain their dark burgundy colour throughout the growing season. As autumn approaches, the foliage transforms into a vibrant array of red and orange tones, creating a captivating display that enhances any landscape. With its compact size and graceful, spreading habit, this Japanese maple can serve as a beautiful focal point in both small and large gardens.

Despite its elegant appearance, Acer 'Atropurpureum' is relatively easy to care for. It thrives in well-drained soil and prefers partial shade, making it suitable for a variety of garden settings. This Japanese maple is slow-growing, requiring minimal pruning and maintenance, making it ideal for gardeners seeking a low-maintenance yet striking addition to their garden.

Key Features

Height and Spread: 4-8m x 4-8m

Position: Full Sun, Partial Shade