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A picture of a Japanese Maple 'Mama'

Japanese Maple 'Mama'

Acer palmatum (Palmatum Group) 'Mama'

Photo by CandideUK (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

4.5m

Max

2.4m

3m

Min

1.2m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Japanese Maple 'Mama' Overview

Acer palmatum 'Mama' is an unusual bushy dwarf Acer with leaves of varying shapes. The leaves are mid green on long red-purple twigs and turn orange and gold in the autumn.

Common problems with Japanese Maple 'Mama'

How to propagate Japanese Maple 'Mama'

Grafting

Grafting.

Other uses of Japanese Maple 'Mama'

Grown for foliage interest.