'Ryusen' seedling

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  1. AlainK

    AlainK Generous Contributor Forums Moderator Maple Society 10 Years

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    I planted seeds from 'Ryusen' and dozens germinated. I put 6 in individual pots, and one of them seems to show the characteristics of the mother-plant : horizontal growth, curved lines. I hope it survives ! All the others look "normal".

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    Acerholic Paragon of Plants Forums Moderator VCBF Cherry Scout Maple Society

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    Looks like a winner there Alain, some staking in Spring would be my next move. I've always loved the cascading appearance of Ryusen.
     
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    LoverOfMaples Rising Contributor Maple Society

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    I also have a few nice seedlings from the same cultivar that showing great promise. I think i will stalk a few and let the rest spread naturally.
     

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    AlainK Generous Contributor Forums Moderator Maple Society 10 Years

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    2-1, you beat me ! ;-)
    There weren't many seeds on my Ryusen this year, and I sent them to... Poland. But if next year I can have a good crop, I'll keep some for myself ^_^
     
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