Japanese Maple 'Deshojo'
Acer palmatum (Palmatum Group) 'Deshōjō'
Also known as
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20 years to reach maturity
This plant has no fragrance
Japanese Maple 'Deshojo' Overview
Acer palmatum 'Deshojo' is a small, upright arching tree, with palmately-lobed salmon-pink leaves emerging in the spring, turning mid green in the summer and then bright red in the autumn. This plant belongs to the shojo group of cultivars which means 'red-faced monkey'.
Common problems with Japanese Maple 'Deshojo'
Scale insects and coral spot
How to propagate Japanese Maple 'Deshojo'
Species are propagated by seed.
By budding in summer.
Special features of Japanese Maple 'Deshojo'
Other uses of Japanese Maple 'Deshojo'
Grown for its habit and for foliage form and colour. A popular Bonsai plant.