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Acer palmatum Dissectum

Acer palmatum Dissectum

The "dissectum" group of the species Acer palmatum are characterised by leaves which are deeply cut - right back to the stalk.

The foliage is attractive throughout the summer, and turns orange-red in the autumn.

This is a popular variety for small gardens, as it grows slowly, and is unlikely to get much taller than about 1.5m.

Acer palmatum Dissectum japanese maple trees for sale

  • 1-year pot-grown tree £34.95
    In a 8L-9L pot
    Small size (1.5m-2.5m after 10 years)
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Deliveries from week commencing 6th April (where items shown in stock).


How to grow

For best results plant in a sheltered location.

Acer palmatum Dissectum characteristics

  • Attractive featuresAttractive foliageAutumn foliage colour
  • Growth habitSpreading
  • Height after 10 yearsUp to 1.5m / 5ft
  • Leaf colour - autumnOrange / Red
  • Leaf colour - summerGreen
  • SunlightTolerates shadeSome shade
  • PruningDo not prune
  • Growth rateSlow
  • Site conditionsSheltered site
  • Country of originJapan
  • Annual cycleDeciduous