Acer palmatum atropurpureum
Common name: Japanese Maple.
Size and spread (10 years): 3m x 2m
Treatment required: Deeply dormant requires 34 weeks stratification.
Seeds / kg: c 30,000 80% viable
Ideal sowing period: Spring
Soil conditions: Most soils, tolerates chalks, but better on rich loams.
Planting instructions: Plant in grass, backs of borders or with Azaleas and Rhododendrons in light woodland
Mature height: 8m