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Acer palmatum 'Villa Taranto'

More About Acer palmatum 'Villa Taranto'

  • Compact, vase-shaped form
  • Upright cutleaf with a succession of colours displayed:
  • Leaves emerge pink, fade to red, then greenish with red tones
  • Fall colours proceed from yellow to gold

Zone:

5

Height:

250-300 cm

Spread:

250-300 cm
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Villa Taranto Japanese Maple Growing and Maintenance Tips

Best planted in a well-drained soil with high organic matter. Japanese maples are grown as specimen trees or multi-stemmed plants. Any pruning should be done in summer. Mulch well, but avoid heaping mulch against the stem. Most cultivars need full sun or light afternoon shade. 


Acer palmatum 'Villa Taranto' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Slow

Attributes

Deciduous
Juglan Tolerant
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Early Spring

Habit

Vase-shape
Multi-stem/Clump form
Spreading
Upright

Foliage Color

Pink
Golden
Red

Landscape uses

Specimen