Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 12 hours
Stratification: cold stratify for 90 days
Germination: sow seed 1/4" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed
Introducing the Acer palmatum Small Seeded Japanese Maple! This stunning deciduous tree has been cultivated in Japan for centuries and is now highly sought after around the world for its attractive leaf shapes and colors. It can reach up to 8m tall and is hardy to zone 5, making it a great addition to any temperate garden. This variety is preferred by professional growers as rootstock for budding and grafting due to its small seeds. It thrives in most soils but prefers a good moist, well-drained soil on the acid side and partial shade. The plant is in flower from May to June and can grow in light to heavy soils, including heavy clay soil. An excellent choice for those looking to add a touch of beauty and elegance to their garden. Visit our website for more information and to purchase your very own Acer palmatum Small Seeded Japanese Maple today!