Japanese Maple 'Red Pygmy'
Acer palmatum (Linearilobum Group) 'Red Pygmy'
Also known as
Blood-leaf Japanese maple
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20 years to reach maturity
Japanese Maple 'Red Pygmy' Overview
Acer palmatum 'Red Pygmy' has a mound-like growth habit. It is vase-shaped, with linear leaves that are dark red in spring, purple-green in summer and turning gold in autumn.
How to propagate Japanese Maple 'Red Pygmy'
Species are propagated by seed.
By grafting or simple layering in late winter or early spring.
By budding in summer.
Other uses of Japanese Maple 'Red Pygmy'
Ornamental, foliage, specimen with good autumn colour.