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Botanical name: Acer maximowiczianum
Other names: Nikko maple, Acer nikoense
Species: A. maximowiczianum - A. maximowiczianum is a slender, slow growing, bushy deciduous shrub or small tree with grey-black peeling bark and trifoliate, green leaves that turn red in autumn. It bears red flowers in spring.
Acer maximowiczianum is: Deciduous
Flower: Red in Spring
Foliage: Green in Summer; Red in Autumn
Fruit: Green in Autumn
Tree shape: Slender
Specific diseases: Verticillium wilt
Pruning: Pruning group 1 from late autumn to midwinter only.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Grafting, Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Acer maximowiczianum (Nikko maple) will reach a height of 6m and a spread of 8m after 10-20 years.
Suggested uses: Architectural, City, Low Maintenance, Foliage only
Cultivation: Plant in moist but well-drained soil. Provide shelter from cold winds and late frosts. Foliage colour is better in dappled shade rather than full sun. Water in dry periods.
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|Soil types:||Clay, Loamy, Sandy|
|Soil drainage:||Moist but well-drained, Well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Neutral|
|Light:||Partial Shade, Full Sun|
|Aspect:||South, East, West|
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