Acer palmatum ‘Orange Dream’ is a lovely Japanese maple, bred in Italy. In spring, the leaves are tinged with yellow and orange, turning lime green as summer progresses. In autumn, the leaves turn brilliant shades of yellow and orange before falling. The bark is bright green; in spring small red flowers appear.
Acer palmatum 'Orange Dream' has an elegant, open habit and is perfect for growing as a focal point in a mixed border or lawn. The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) has given it its prestigious Award of Garden Merit (AGM). Read more about growing Japanese maples.
Like other Japanese maples, Acer palmatum ‘Orange Dream’ thrives in partial shade. For best results grow in moist but well-drained soil and shelter from cold winds. It’s well suited to growing in a large container, as long as it’s kept well watered. Read more about planting an acer in a pot. It doesn't need routine pruning.
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