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Botanical name: Acer palmatum 'Wilson's Pink Dwarf'
Other names: Japanese maple 'Wilson's Pink Dwarf'
Variety or cultivar: 'Wilson's Pink Dwarf' _ 'Wilson's Pink Dwarf' is an upright, rounded, deciduous shrub or small tree with deeply lobed and serrated palmate leaves that unfurl pink or pink-red in spring, turn bright green by summer and bright red or orange in autumn.
Acer palmatum 'Wilson's Pink Dwarf' is: Deciduous
Flower: Insignificant or absent, Pink, Green, Flushed green in Spring
Foliage: Reddish pink, Pink in Spring; Flushed pink, Bright-green in Summer; Red, Orange in Autumn
Fruit: Green, Flushed pink in Summer
Habit: Rounded, Upright
Specific diseases: Verticillium wilt
Propagation methods: Grafting, Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Acer palmatum 'Wilson's Pink Dwarf' (Japanese maple 'Wilson's Pink Dwarf') will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 1m after 10-20 years.
Suggested uses: Containers, Low Maintenance, City, Architectural, Rock, Foliage only
Cultivation: Grow in a moist but well-drained or well-drained soil. The foliage colour is best in dappled shade, although full sun can be tolerated. Can tolerate some lime but colours better on acid to neutral soil. Protect from cold spring winds and frost.
|This plant likes...||Garden match|
|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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