Acer palmatum 'Fireglow'
  • Acer palmatum 'Fireglow'
  • Acer palmatum 'Fireglow'

Acer palmatum 'Fireglow'

£28.00

(Japanese Maple) Acer palmatum 'Fireglow' is a desirable Japanese maple with superb deep purple-red leaves which keep their colour well, even in the hottest summers. 

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A desirable Japanese maple with superb deep purple-red leaves which keep their colour well, even in the hottest summers. This cultivar is similar to Acer palmatum 'Bloodgood', but differs slightly in that the leaves have a more reddish hue to them. In a good, crisp autumn the leaves turn scarlet red before falling.

Acer palmatum ''Fireglow' is a colourful garden plant, excellent in a border and suitable for growing in a large container.


  • Position: Full sun or partial shade.
  • Soil: Any well drained, neutral or slightly acid, fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Hardy. Acer palmatum ''Fireglow' will grow best when planted in an area sheltered from strong winds.
  • Rate of Growth: Moderate.
  • Habit: Medium to large branching shrub.
    • Height: 3 m
    • Spread: 3 m

Data sheet

How Much Sun
Full Sun, Partial or Dappled Shade
Mature Size
Shrub - Large (over 10 ft tall)
Growing Conditions
Soil Type: Acid, Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy)
Special Features
Autumn Colour, Leaf Colour - Purple/Red, To grow in a pot

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