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Acer palmatum 'Brandt's Dwarf'

Brandt's Dwarf Japanese Maple
Zone: 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b
Exposure: Dappled Shade
Plant Category: Shade & Flowering Trees
Height: Minimum 3 feet , Maximum 5 feet
Width: Minimum 3 feet , Maximum 5 feet
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DWARF, red. This unusual dwarf tree makes an ideal specimen tree or container tree. Dark, rusty-rose leaves burst forth in the spring and then, with the heat of summer, the leaves turn to a bluish green. The second growth in early summer repeats the rusty-rose color, then turning to a beautiful tan and ultimately to green. The combination of rose, tan and green is uniquely beautiful. Fall color is burnt-crimson.

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Submitted by Don Schmidt Nursery Inc. on 2/3/2016 3:16 PM

Brandts Dwarf is a bush Japanese maple that fills the function of Shaina, but is a much better grower. It has red fall foliage. At maturity, it is around 5’ by 5’. Brandts Dwarf is an underused gem in the landscape.


Submitted by Ref: on 11/8/2012 4:28 PM

Although Brandt's Dwarf is vigorous as a youngster, it is a true dwarf and will top out at 3' x 3'. The spring and fall color is bright red with greenish in the middle. It is happy in full sun. Good container or rock garden plant.


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