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Acer palmatum 'Sango-Kaku'


Acer palmatum 'Sango-Kaku' (Acer palmatum)

mid april 2008 - settled in nicely to its new location well protected in the corner of the front garden.



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Love this color.

17 Apr, 2008

 

thanks Mike, this is just one of many colours it does! this is obviously the new growth, it turns lime green/bright yellow in the summer and then gold and orange in the autumn.

17 Apr, 2008

 

I love Acers. There are so many different ones and the leaf colours are all brilliant.

17 Apr, 2008

 

Did Sango-Kaku used to be called Senkaki (not sure if iv spelt that right)

2 May, 2008

 

possibly Torwood, i'm not sure but this was labled up 'Sango-Kaku' so unless the lable is wrong? bit i know there are lots of very simular varieties, i also have an 'Orange Dream' which is practically the same all year round appart form the autumn, the orange dream turns bright orange and this one turns yellow/orange. but at the moment they look the same.

3 May, 2008



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