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Acer palmatum 'Inazuma' (Japanese maple 'Inazuma')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
4m
Max height
4m
Max spread
10-20 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Acer palmatum 'Inazuma'

Other names

Japanese maple 'Inazuma'

Genus

Acer Acer

Variety or Cultivar

'Inazuma' _ 'Inazuma' is a mid-sized, deciduous tree or shrub with deeply divided leaves that are rich deep purple red in spring and early summer, turning dark green, then red-crimson in autumn with green veins.


Acer palmatum 'Inazuma' is: Deciduous

Habit

Branching, Broadly columnar, Small

Flower

Red in Spring

Foliage

Reddish-purple in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Crimson in Autumn

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids Aphids

Verticillium wilt Verticillium wilt

General care

Propagation methods

Grafting, Softwood cuttings


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Where to grow

Acer palmatum 'Inazuma' (Japanese maple 'Inazuma') will reach a height of 4m and a spread of 4m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses

Containers, Low Maintenance, City, Architectural, Rock, Foliage only

Cultivation

Grow in moist but well-drained, acid or neutral soil. Foliage colour is best in part shade, although full sun can be tolerated. Leaf scorch can be caused by dry soil or excessive exposure to frost, sun or wind when leaves are young.

Soil type

Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained, Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Neutral, Acid

Light

Partial Shade

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Sheltered

Hardiness

Hardy (H4)

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Botanical name

Acer palmatum 'Inazuma'

Other names

Japanese maple 'Inazuma'

Genus

Acer Acer

Variety or Cultivar

'Inazuma' _ 'Inazuma' is a mid-sized, deciduous tree or shrub with deeply divided leaves that are rich deep purple red in spring and early summer, turning dark green, then red-crimson in autumn with green veins.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Branching, Broadly columnar, Small


Colour

Flower

Red in Spring

Foliage

Reddish-purple in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Crimson in Autumn


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids

Specific diseases

Verticillium wilt

General care

Propagation methods

Grafting, Softwood cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Acer palmatum 'Inazuma' (Japanese maple 'Inazuma') will reach a height of 4m and a spread of 4m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses

Containers, Low Maintenance, City, Architectural, Rock, Foliage only

Cultivation

Grow in moist but well-drained, acid or neutral soil. Foliage colour is best in part shade, although full sun can be tolerated. Leaf scorch can be caused by dry soil or excessive exposure to frost, sun or wind when leaves are young.

Soil type

Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained, Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Neutral, Acid

Light

Partial Shade

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Sheltered

Hardiness

Hardy (H4)

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