Scarification: Soak in hot tap water, let stand in water for 24 hours
Stratification: warm stratify for 120 days, cold stratify for 120 days
Germination: sow seed 3/8" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed
Looking for a unique and stunning addition to your garden? Look no further than the Acer japonicum var. aconitifolium, also known as the Downy Japanese Maple or Fern-leaved Full-Moon Maple. This fast-growing, deciduous broadleaf tree with a rounded shape can spread up to 18-20 feet, and is hardy to -10 degrees F. But what really sets it apart are its magnificent leaves, which are finely cut in many directions, resulting in a truly stunning and unique appearance. This tree thrives in both sun and shade, and can add a touch of beauty and elegance to any outdoor space. Please note that as with any cultivar, the seedlings may not resemble the mother plant. Don't miss out on the chance to bring this beauty to your garden.