Posted 1M ago by @Teddy-the-Bear

Why is my Spring Delight Japanese Maple growing a red ste...

This maple has been on my rooftop patio for ages, and when I was watering today I noticed a little red stem and leaves growing on it, what’s up with that?!
20” pot with drainage
Last watered 3 days ago
Oh, just an aside; I know grafted maples can grow the original cultivars foliage from below the graft site. However, this maple is not grafted.
It looks like a random flower bloomed from pollen. Happy planty things lol
It’s trying to grow a new branch. If you don’t want one there, you can pinch it off @Teddy-the-Bear