Acer palmatum - Atropurpureum Purple Japanese Maple Tree

Acer palmatum - Atropurpureum Purple Japanese Maple Tree is a small, dense tree with excellent year-round colour. Magnificent bronze-purple foliage is combined with a good shape and a useful size to make an attractive specimen tree for a protected area in the landscape.

Height: 3.5 metres.

Width: 3 metres.

Growth rate: Acer palmatum - Atropurpureum Purple Japanese Maple Tree has a slow to moderate growth rate.

Form: Densely rounded at maturity. Faster growing when young.

Foliage: Five-lobed, rich crimson-red new leaves in spring, turning to bronze-green in summer

Flower:  small, insignifican yellow flower

Autumn colour: Rich crimson-red.

Tolerances: Adaptable to a range of soil types once established, but prefers a moist, well drained soil. Should not be planted in exposed areas where hot summer winds may stress the tree. Acer palmatum - Atropurpureum Purple Japanese Maple Tree's leaves may suffer scorch in very hot sun.

Landscape use: Specimen tree, small gardens, driveways and avenues


Order and delivery details

Our standard prices are as follows. Not all products are available in all sizes and there are some products that are charged at a premium rate.

25cm pots - $45 (minimum order 5)

45 litre bags - $230
75 litre bags - $330

Start From
100 litre bags - $450
150 and 200 litre bags - $550

(orders taken all year, RCB Field Grown Trees are dug and delivered in winter) 3m+ with large developed canopy - $450

Images are provided as a guide only to help identify plants.
Please call (03) 5628 1507 to confirm current stock availabilty,
and current plant size.

Transport to Melbourne: Blerick Tree Farm delivers year round to Melbourne Metro via our own transport. Click here to see delivery costs

Transport Interstate: For Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane and Adelaide, we use a third party plant transport company. Interstate transport is quoted per consignment, based on volume & space.

Transport to these locations will be a minimum of $250.

Office hours: Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm.

Nursery Opening Hours: Friday Saturday and Sunday 11am to 3pm

Email Us:
Blerick Tree Farm 
Open 7 days
9am-5pm Mon-Fri, 11am-3pm Sat-Sun

55 McDougal Road, Neerim South VIC 3831
Ph: 03 56281507
Mobile: 0417 535 917