Acer palmatum Sango Kaku

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Acer palmatum 'Sango Kaku', commonly known as the Coral Bark Maple or Sango Kaku Japanese Maple, is a striking and colourful deciduous tree admired for its vibrant foliage and coral-red bark, particularly in winter. This variety features palmate leaves that emerge a soft green in spring, turn golden-yellow in autumn, and showcase stunning coral-pink stems throughout the year. Typically reaching a height and spread of 4 to 6 metres, this tree adds a touch of elegance to any garden landscape.

Thriving in well-draining, fertile soil and partial shade to full sun, Acer palmatum 'Sango Kaku' is well-suited to various Australian climates, particularly those with cooler winters. It prefers a sheltered position, protected from strong winds and intense afternoon sun, which can scorch its delicate foliage. Regular watering is essential, especially during dry spells, to maintain the soil's moisture without becoming waterlogged.

Acer palmatum 'Sango Kaku' is perfect for Australian gardeners seeking a vibrant and eye-catching tree that provides year-round interest. Its colourful foliage, elegant form, and striking bark make it an ideal choice for garden beds, borders, and as a standalone specimen