Small graceful tress grown for their delightful foliage and wonderful autumn colour.
Month Available: April
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Blue
Suitable For Wildlife: None
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun or partial shade
Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Autumn
Plant Type: Ornamental Tree
Hardy: Protect from severe frosts
Main Attribute: Focal point from spring to autumn; autumn colour.
Height / Spread: Varies on variety
Plant in dappled shade to prevent them from becoming scorched in hot weather.
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: Scale, Mealy bug.
Plant Care: Trees in borders require mulching every few years, those in pots need feeding in spring.
Care and Time: Medium - winter
Benefits: Structure for the garden, foliage interest, autumn feature
History: Historically found in Japanese style gardens.