Acer palmatum 'Reticulatum Purple'

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  1. D97x7

    D97x7 Contributor 10 Years

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    After my above comment I did what I said and move it into some direct light, I'd say sun but we haven't really had any, anyway I'm amazed at the difference just a few days has made, seems it's now well on it's way to becoming Reticulatum "Purple".
    Each picture is one day apart.
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    Acerholic Paragon of Plants Forums Moderator VCBF Cherry Scout Maple Society

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    What is the saying N, location, location,location, lol
    Glad it's coming along nicely for you now. Looking really special...
     
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    Yes, I'd definitely underestimated the light requirements of this one
     
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    Acerholic Paragon of Plants Forums Moderator VCBF Cherry Scout Maple Society

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    1st July 2022 and some nice reticulation on the new leaves this morning.
    Reticulatum Purple 1st July 2022.JPG
     
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    Acerholic Paragon of Plants Forums Moderator VCBF Cherry Scout Maple Society

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    6th July 2022 and one of the happier reticulated maples in my garden this Summer. Going very green now though.
    Reticilatum Purple 6th July 2022.JPG
     
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    Here's my little one, keeping some good colour:

    20220813 Reticulatum Purple.jpg
     
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