Maple, Tamukeyama Japanese

Description: This tree has outstanding foliage color throughout the spring, summer & fall. Tamukeyama Maple Trees new growth foliage is a deep crimson-red when unfolding but soon turns to a dark-purple red. It is an excellent shade of red that holds until late summer and then turns a deep scarlet color in fall. ‘Tamukeyama’ holds its deep color better than any other cultivar. This Dwarf Japanese Maple cultivar does well in both heat and humidity.

Common Name: Tamukeyama Maple

Scientific Name: Acer palmatum var. dissectum ‘Tamukeyama’

Type: Deciduous, Tree

Exposure: Full Sun – Partial Shade

Size: 6-8′ height, 6-8′ spread

Foliage Color: Burgundy/Red

Landscape Use: Accent, Containers, Planters, Entryway, Focal Point Specimen, Foundation, Garden Pond, Landscape Beds, Median Strips, Outdoor Living Areas, Perennial Garden, Shrub Border, Small Groups, Woodland Border
Soil: Well-Drained

Zone: 4 – 9

Growth Rate: Slow

Companion Plants: Magnolia, Elm Tree, Golden Japanese Forest Grass, Redbud


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