Acer palmatum var. dissectum 'Waterfall' #5


Waterfall might be our favorite Japanese maple but we've probably said that about every Japanese maple that we've come across. We love the weeping form. We love love love the fine toothed serrated leaves. They do best in the ground but we can't help ourselves — they look so cool in a container, which is not impossible when the right steps are taken. Do you have a courtyard? Put this plant in your courtyard.

  • Light: full sun with enough water but a little easier with partial sun
  • Soil: well draining soil
  • Size: more wide than tall, maxing out at about 8' wide
  • Growth rate: medium to slowish, 13 - 24" per year
  • Pruning: prune when dormant, in late autumn or winter
  • Fertilization: balanced fertilizer before new growth appears in spring
  • Fall color: various forms of yellow

Images are used for general reference only. The size and shape will vary.

This plant is not available for purchase online. Please call or visit the store for purchase. 


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