Japanese Maple is a species of tree naturally growing in Japan, Korea and China. Many varieties have been bred and extended to many countries around the world.
They are deciduous shrubs or small trees. It grows to 6–10 m, rarely 16 m. It often grows as undergrowth in deciduous forests. It can grow as a multi-strain.
The "Atropurpureum" cultivar has red leaves all year round. It is a species growing moderately fast to a height of 3-4 meters. It creates a multi-stem, giving it a complex shape.
Requirements: It is suitable for habitats with sufficiently moist, permeable, humous soil. It satisfies the penumbra, but also manages direct sun. It can withstand frosts down to -20 °, but winter protection is recommended in the first years after planting. He hates dry, hot place. It is recommended to bet close to the pond, or in the summer to grow a lot.