Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 12 hours
Stratification: cold stratify for 120 days
Germination: sow seed 1/4" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed
Introducing the Acer palmatum ssp. amoenum 'Villa Taranto' - also known as the Villa Taranto Japanese Maple! A highly sought-after species of woody plant native to Japan, North Korea, South Korea, China, eastern Mongolia, and southeast Russia. This stunning maple is praised for its attractive leaf shapes and colors, with leaves starting off pink in the spring and turning to green over summer before changing to a lovely orange color in the fall. These seeds were collected from mother trees that have fine strap-like leaves, making them a unique addition to any garden. While relatively costly, the Acer palmatum ssp. amoenum 'Villa Taranto' is a valuable investment given their size and beauty. Don't miss out on the opportunity to add this gorgeous Japanese Maple to your outdoor space today!