ACER palmatum 'Scolopendriifolium'

Commonly known as Japanese maple

Green leaves with 7 long linear segments which are thin and narrow. A very dainty appearance and a soft yellow colouration in autumn. One of the best forms of A.palmatum in the garden at Burncoose
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
  • Height
    4m (13ft)
  • Spread
    4m (13ft)
  • Medium shrub
    Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
  • Tall Shrub
    Winged fruits in autumn
  • Hardy - very cold winter
    Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
    Shelter from cold winds and late frosts.
  • Partial shade
    Foliage colour is best in dappled or part shade.

ACER palmatum 'Scolopendriifolium'

 
Specimen £80.00 each 
Delivery Information Normally 3 - 5 days
Courier Only due to the size of this plant.
plant size comparison icon 7.5 to 10 Litre
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Syn. 'Shinobuga-oka'
    Pests & Diseases
    Aphids, mites, scale insects, caterpillars, Verticillium wilt, leaf scorch, honey fungus.
    Place of origin
    China, Korea, Japan.
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf form
    Palmate
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
    Late autumn to midwinter
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Spring
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
4m (13ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  4m (13ft)
 

Buy Varieties of ACER palmatum 'Scolopendriifolium'

ACER palmatum 'Scolopendriifolium' 'Atropurpureum'

'Atropurpureum'

Japanese maple

bronze form of this excellent narrow leaved acer

 
Specimen
£80.00 each 

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