shirazz

jack99August 18, 2008

Anyone have any experience with acer palmatum Shirazz? Saw some at a local garden center and looks gorgious but with a hefty price tag. Im in zone 6. Winter? Sun? What think you? I have several other jms and all are doing fine in varying locations. Should I risk it? Thanks, Jack

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schmoo

This cultivar is still pretty new in the USA, it has only been here just over two years or so. What little is known comes from the New Zealand folks. It does appear to handle more sun than originally thought (Oregon conditions), but need to see how it holds up in harsher areas.

Schmoo

    Bookmark   August 22, 2008 at 9:08AM
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dendo(z5CT)

Shirazz is a nice plant but likes to revert a little .

Dendo

    Bookmark   August 31, 2008 at 11:58PM
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maryhawkins99

did great in dallas this year. almost no direct sun.

other jm's can be see at japanesemaplesdallas.

    Bookmark   February 11, 2009 at 6:57PM
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