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Acer palmatum ‘Octopus’

Octopus

Leaf Colour(s):

Red

Habit:

Weeping/Mound

Preferred Soil:

Well drained neutral/acid

‘Octopus’ is a vigorous growing dissectum, that has long new shoots (tentacles) that arch outwards and downwards to give ‘Octopus’ it’s name. In spring foliage emerges pink-red, and becomes darker to deep purple red in summer. Autumn colour is bright red.