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A picture of a Japanese Maple 'Akegarasu'

Japanese Maple 'Akegarasu'

Acer palmatum (Matsumurae Group) 'Akegarasu'

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Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

3m

Max

4m

3m

Min

1.5m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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A photo of Japanese Maple 'Akegarasu'
A photo of Japanese Maple 'Akegarasu'

Japanese Maple 'Akegarasu' Overview

Acer palmatum 'Akegarasu' is an upright shrub, with deeply cut, palmate, leaves that emerge purple-red and then turn bronze-green in the summer.

Common problems with Japanese Maple 'Akegarasu'

How to propagate Japanese Maple 'Akegarasu'

Budding

By budding or grafting.

Grafting

Other uses of Japanese Maple 'Akegarasu'

Grown for its habit and foliage. Can be grown in containers.