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2012-12-19 05:04:31

Fall and winter are optimal times to order trees like Japanese maples and exotic conifers, and Maplestone Ornamentals is releasing a large quantity of 3 year old Japanese maples this winter. Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) December 18, 2012 Spring is known for blossoming flowers and budding trees, but when is the best time to start getting plants ready to put into the ground? It may surprise some gardeners out there, but winter is the perfect season to ship exotic tree types like Japanese maples and...

2008-10-04 18:00:11

JAPANESE MAPLE (ACER) They are among the jewels of autumn, their delicate leaves changing from green to flaming red, orange and yellow. There is a place in every garden for a Japanese maple - some will last for years in a pot, while others are better suited growing in the gentle shade of larger trees or over water. They like some shelter but can grow in any well-drained soil with added organic matter. If you want to grow one in a pot, the container needs to be at least 30cm in diameter...