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Acer Palmatum 'Butterfly'ID4758
Acer Palmatum 'Butterfly' is a beautiful. solitary, multistem shrub which can grow to a height of 200cm. It has attractive green variegated leaves which are pink-tinged on the edges which stay the same throughout the Autumn.
Plant Type: Multi-Stemmed Shrub
Plant Height & Spread: 2M
Foliage Colour: Variegated Green, Pink-tinged edges
Foliage Type: Deciduous
Seasons of Interest: Spring - Autumn
Soil Condition: Well-Drained
Planting Position: Full Sun, Shade
Plant Care & Advice
In an ideal situation, an Acer should have a slightly acidic, sandy, well drained soil that does not dry out in summer or become waterlogged in winter. Acers have shallow fibrous root systems which benefit from an annual mulch of organic matter. This also helps avoid wilt. If any pruning is undertaken it should only be done to improve their overall shape and to encourage healthy growth.
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