Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours
Stratification: cold stratify for 90 days
Germination: sow seed 3/8" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed
Other: fall sowing in mulched beds is prefered to artificial stratification
Looking for a beautiful and hardy tree to add to your garden? Look no further than the ACER mono Painted Maple! This deciduous tree can grow up to 15m tall and is hardy to zone 6, making it suitable for a range of climates.
The ACER mono Painted Maple is in flower from April to May and the seeds ripen from September to October, making it visually stunning and also great for local wildlife. Flowers are monoecious, meaning that individual flowers are either male or female, but both sexes can be found on the same plant.
The tree prefers light, medium, and heavy soils and can even grow in heavy clay soil. It thrives in acid, neutral, and basic (alkaline) soils, making it a versatile choice. It can also grow in semi-shade or no shade, but requires moist soil to flourish.
A standout feature of the ACER mono Painted Maple is its beautiful painted leaves. The leaves are speckled and marbled with pink, cream, and green, making it a stunning addition to any garden or landscape.
Overall, the ACER mono Painted Maple is a hardy and visually stunning tree that is a great choice for any garden or landscape. Its painted leaves and colorful flowers make it a standout feature, while its adaptability to varied soil types and moisture levels make it a low-maintenance choice. Don't miss out on the opportunity to add this beautiful tree to your outdoor space!