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. matsumurae 'Inaba shidare' - a stunning Japanese Maple that holds its color well in the summer and turns a beautiful scarlet in the fall. This deep red disectum variety is more upright than many cultivars and then cascades down from a higher starting point, making it a standout addition to any landscape. Please note that as with all seed collected from cultivars, the seedlings may or may not resemble the mother tree. Get your hands on this gorgeous Acer palmatum ssp. matsumurae 'Inaba shidare' today and elevate the beauty of your outdoor space.