Acer Palmatum ‘Atropurpureum'(Japanese maple)
Beautiful Small tree or large shrub which is best grown by itself in a well sheltered spot away from cold winds, the deep purple finely divided leaves turn deep shades of red in Autumn before leaf fall,It is a good plant for a large container on the patio,It needs an acid soil to succeed so plant with ericaceous compost and always keep the soil moist but not waterlogged.
Site Moist but Well-drained.
Exposure: Full sun, Partial shade. Protect from wind
Soil type: Acid or neutral soil .
Height: 5m. Spread: 6m. slow-growing
Pot Size 3.5 L