Downy japanese maple
Also known as
Fullmoon maple, Amur maple and Downy japanese-maple
How to care for Downy japanese maple
Downy japanese maple needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
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Downy japanese maple love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Downy japanese maple does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Downy japanese maple after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.