Acer palmatum ‘Atropurpureum’ is a brilliant Japenese Maple that has deeply lobbed, red - purple leaves that turn a fabulous vibrant scarlet red in autumn before falling. This Acer provides beautiful colour for most of the year. Ensure you protect this beautiful tree from harsh winds, which may cause leaf scorch.

Acer palmatum 'Atropurpureum' (10cm Growers Pot)

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Product Information

✓  A beautiful Japanese Maple that has deeply lobbed, red - purple leaves
✓ The leaves turn a fabulous vibrant scarlet red in the autumn before falling
✓ Provides beautiful Autumn colour
✓ Supplied at a height of 35cm, growers pot width 10cm
✓ Best positioned in a sheltered position in partial shade
✓ This slow growing Acer can reach a height and spread of 4x4m in 20 years
✓ Acer are deciduous
✓  Postion: Partial shade
✓  Soil: Well drained soil, ericaceous
✓  Size Supplied: Growers pot width 10cm, height including pot 40cm
✓  Hardiness: Hardy down to -10 degrees 


Delivery Options

Delivery information for UK Mainland Deliveries: 

Our price for Standard Delivery is £5.99. This price is the same regardless of how many items you purchase! If you spend £150.00 or above, Standard Delivery is free. Standard Delivery takes 2-6 Working Days.  

Next Working Delivery is £9.99. Please place your order by 2pm Monday – Thursday. Please note deliveries are carried out by a third party courier; therefore, we cannot guarantee our Next Day Delivery Service. During very busy periods, Next Working Day delivery may be temporarily unavailable. 

Postcode and delivery exclusions apply.  


This shrub is deciduous, this means that it will lose all of its leaves in autumn and fresh new growth will appear in the spring. It is recommended to feed the plants in late spring either by applying compost around the base of the plant or using a liquid feed. 
Remove any damaged branches in winter.

Images are used for illustrative purposes only. Due to the maturity of the plant and the time of the year, plants may not arrive looking like our images. 

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4m x 4m
Partial Shade
Fully Hardy

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95% of the plants we have in stock on our website can be planted 365 days a year providing the ground is not frozen or waterlogged at time of planting.

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