Indigenous and introduced plant life occurring in the region of Dublin. The photos published in the posts are from plants grown at the Kinsealy Agricultural Institute and Dublin Zoo.
Sunday, September 20, 2009
Acer japonicum 'Aconitifolium'
Dwarf deciduous tree with attractive foliage in the growing season and red autumn colour. Prefers neutral to acidic soil and a sheltered position out of harsh winds. Can reach 5 m. depending on soil and aspect.