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 Memphis, Tennessee.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
September 29th, 2022
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Memphis is currently high 📈.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determin…
September 26th, 2022
Memphis is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Memphis is expected to decrease by 25.4% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 13.4 megajoules of energy per m2 per…
September 27th, 2022
This month, Memphis is getting an average of 10.7 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 12.5% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 11.2 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 Memphis, Tennessee ☀️.
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.