Information

Japanese Maples

Here is a place to share and learn information about Japanese Maples. Believe it or not, over 1000 varieties of Japanese Maples have been listed and described. Some are truly beautiful and deserve a place in the modern landscape.

Members: 89
Latest Activity: Mar 20, 2016

Discussion Forum

Have you ever met a Japanese Maple you didn't like? 4 Replies

Started by Marianne Barrowman. Last reply by Debbie Powers z6/IN May 14, 2015.

Know of any Zone 4 Japanese Maples? 1 Reply

Started by Jan Page. Last reply by Willis L. Johnson from GA Z8A Mar 4, 2013.

Favorite variegated Japanese Maple? 4 Replies

Started by Brian M. Sherman. Last reply by Willis L. Johnson from GA Z8A Apr 2, 2012.

Comment Wall

Comment

You need to be a member of Japanese Maples to add comments!

Comment by LaVerne Kellam/Z6VA on February 28, 2013 at 10:14am

thanks Chip.  I was listening to a talk show on the radio and could be mistaken for the name. 

Comment by Chip on February 28, 2013 at 9:59am
I've never heard of using corn meal. I know corn gluten meal is an organic source of nitrogen and has a weed suppression value. I've found using less fertilizer, especially in the summer and fall, improves the leaves fall color. I use one application of Holly-Tone in the early spring and that's it for the year.
Comment by LaVerne Kellam/Z6VA on February 27, 2013 at 7:37pm

does anyone add corn meal fertilizer around Japanese maples to make the leaves redder?

Comment by Candi Kleis Maldonado on February 4, 2013 at 9:17am

I’m so glad it helped!

Comment by Willis L. Johnson from GA Z8A on February 3, 2013 at 6:37am

Best luck and love them as they are very tough trees (unless you drown them).

Comment by Joann Hopper on February 2, 2013 at 6:58pm
@ willis thank you also. will post pics this summer wherever i put them
Comment by Joann Hopper on February 2, 2013 at 6:57pm
@ candi love the link /site . thank you
Comment by Candi Kleis Maldonado on February 2, 2013 at 9:05am

Joann this site might help identify your trees.

http://www.momijinursery.com/Selection/selection_all.html 

Comment by Willis L. Johnson from GA Z8A on February 1, 2013 at 6:50am

You can't go wrong with morning sun. Laceleafs tend to burn more in full sun. Variegated ones need more shade.

Comment by Joann Hopper on January 31, 2013 at 2:10pm
i am wanting to venture out onto my property with my flower gardens since my yard is full but wouldnt have a way to water this summer. so want trails and beds like yours WILLIS :-)
 

Members (89)

 
 
 

Latest Activity

Lorraine Smith Pacific NW posted a status
"Many seeds coming up from last year's flowers! Which ones are they?"
yesterday
Lorraine Smith Pacific NW posted a status
"Waiting for the snapdragons & black eyed susans (3 colors!) to sprout. Trailling lobelia is up & oh so tiny. Also many colors of viscaria al"
yesterday
Lorraine Smith Pacific NW commented on Terry's photo
Thumbnail

IMG_3040

"Starting over with fruit trees is a long-term investment. At least minis produce with fewer years waiting! Some people might think one summer to wait for veg is a long time. Seems like just after my full size trees started to bear, we moved. 17…"
Sunday
Lorraine Smith Pacific NW commented on Lorraine Smith Pacific NW's photo
Thumbnail

lobelia geranium begonia

"Tri-color geranium, orchid petunia & lobelia with dark red fibrous begonia with red sorrel (the veins are red) filler in a pot."
Friday

© 2017   Created by Community Manager.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Service