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Will dwarf maple seedlings stay dwarf

Posted by kimka z6B (jkkaplan@erols.com) on
Thu, May 2, 13 at 14:08

I have a beautifyl dwarf Japanese maple with fine red foliage. Last spring I found a seedling with identical but smaller foliage and potted up. I just found another yesterday.

My question is will these seedlings be as dwarf as the parent tree or will they be larger or otherwise different? I don't really have any other maples near by so it is not likely this is a hybrid.

I'm also going to post this over at the tree forum.


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RE: Will dwarf maple seedlings stay dwarf

There's no guarantee the seedling will maintain the same characteristics as the parent, but you might as well give it a try.


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RE: Will dwarf maple seedlings stay dwarf

  • Posted by gerris2 Zone 7a Delaware (My Page) on
    Thu, May 2, 13 at 16:43

Let us know what you learn, please?


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