4.7 out of 5 (7 experiences)
Also known as
Japanese Maple, Japanese Maple, Palmate Maple and Smooth Japanese Maple
How to care for Acer Palmatum
Acer Palmatum needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Madison, Wisconsin.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
October 2nd, 2022
Sunlight energy as measured by “net radiation” in Madison is currently medium 👌.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determini…
October 5th, 2022
Madison is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Madison is expected to decrease by 35.6% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 10.4 megajoules of energy per m2 per…
October 4th, 2022
This month, Madison is getting an average of 11.0 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 16.7% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.6 total hours of da…
Acer Palmatum love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth during this time of higher sunlight intensity in Madison, Wisconsin ☀️.
This is a great time to watch your Acer Palmatum thrive 🌿!
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 Acer Palmatum after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
October 3rd, 2022
The growing potential in Madison is medium 👌.
It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot any…