Landscape Ideas Using Japanese Maples?

Answer The graceful branching habit and brilliantly colored foliage of Japanese maples make these small trees a desirable home landscape addition. The slow growth and limited commercial availability of Ja... Read More »

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How do I graft Japanese red maples?

PreparationSpray the inside of a plastic bag with water and fungicide. Place the scion in the plastic bag, and put it in the refrigerator until you're ready to use it. Once the rootstock is large e... Read More »

Fungus on Japanese Maples?

Fungus-based diseases can affect all types of plants, including Japanese maple trees. Symptoms vary widely, depending upon the type of fungus and the intensity of the infection. Some are visible as... Read More »

How to Get Rid of Scales on Japanese Maples?

Japanese maple trees (Acer palmatum) are susceptible a variety of scale infestations that can cause severe health problems and injury. Species include but are not limited to Pulvinaria acericola an... Read More »

How long do Japanese maples live?

The many varieties of Japanese maple can easily live to a hundred years, and beyond, depending on the tree's health and environmental conditions. In nature, the slow-growing Japanese maple can grow... Read More »