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Tsukasa Silhouette Japanese Maple

Sapindaceae Acer Palmatum Tsukasa Silhouette

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This Item Does Not Ship Until The First Week In June
Grows InZone 6A · -10° to -5° F through Zone 9A · 20° to 25° F
Grows in Fairfield! (Learn More)
Sun ExposureFull / Mostly Sun, Morning Sun / Evening Shade, Morning Shade / Evening Sun, Dappled Light / Filtered Sun
Soil DrainageWell Drained
Resistent ToDeer Resistant, Heat
BloomsFall Foliage
Foliage ColorRed, Light Green
Average Height15' to 20'
Average Width3' to 4'
AttractsVisual Attention
FragrancesNone
Additional Information About Tsukasa Silhouette Japanese Maple

More about our Japanese Maples...

Gardener Direct offers over 150 outstanding and unique varieties of Japanese Maple. We are testing and adding new varieties every year. Our container-grown maples are expertly grown from grafts with the utmost care. Before we offer them for sale, plants are fully rooted and well-branched in 2, 3 or 5 gallon containers. 

To determine hardiness and overall performance in the landscape, each variety of Japanese Maple has been field-tested in our trial gardens here in mid-Georgia. This means you can count on the specific information we provide about each plant.


Tsukasa Silhouette Japanese Maple fall colorMore about Tsukasa Silhouette Japanese Maple...

Growing 15 to 20 feet in height with a width of only about 4 feet, Tsukasa Silhouette will likely become a mainstay in the modern garden. With smaller landscapes becoming the norm, this extremely upright, narrow and colomnar variety will take up minimal space, yet still offer superb ornamental features. Attractive bright green summer foliage is followed by brilliant red fall color. 

Japanese maples stand out best when they are planted as a single specimen or in small groupings. Use them to accentuate an entryway or as a focal point to draw attention to a certain area of the landscape or home. Be careful not too overcrowd your Japanese Maple. We suggest underplanting with dwarf, low growing shrubs or groundcovers.

Culture & Care

When provided the right environment in the landscape Japanese Maples are very easy to grow and care for, and long lived.

Soil - Japanese maples adapt well to many soil types provided there is good drainage. Consistently wet or soggy soils can be a killer.

Sun -  Some varieties will tolerate full sun. However, in their natural habitat, Japanese Maples are understory trees, growing in dappled forest sunlight and at the edges of partially shaded woodlands. Ideally they prefer to be grown in similar conditions, especially in the warmer climate of the Deep South.

Pruning - When a specific variety of Japanese maple is planted in the right size space; where it have room to grow to mature size, rarely will it require pruning. That beings said, removal of damaged or stray branches that spoil the form of the tree can be performed almost any time of year. Heavy or major pruning is best left to professionals. If you hire someone to prune your Japanese maple make sure he/she has the credentials and ALWAYS check references.

Water - During the first two summers after planting a Japanese Maple, make sure to water enough to keep soil damp but not soggy. Constantly wet feet can cause serious problems. Proper planting method can ensure proper drainage over the long term.

Planting Your Japanese Maple

SEE: Detailed Planting Instructions For How To Plant A Japanese Maple in the Ground

 

 

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Silhouette Japanese Maple

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by Lisa - Hoisington, Kansas

As it is so dry here, not a great season last year for much growth. Hopefully, we'll see these little trees take off this season. Excited to see it!


Great service and great plants

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by T - Commerce, GA

We were very pleased with what we got and would willingly recommend this company to our friends.


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