Midweek with Mark

"The Diversity of Japanese Maples"
Mark Weathington, Director

  • Wednesday, June 9, 2021 – 3:00 pm4:00 pm

Discover the joys of Japanese maples (Acer palmatum, ranging from dissected-leaved weeping shrub-like trees to full-sized trees that can blaze with glorious fall color and delight in their winter twigs. This ever-popular deciduous tree holds favor with almost anyone who has ever gardened including us here at the JC Raulston Arboretum. Join Mark Weathington in this online discussion focusing on the diversity found in Japanese maples. Japanese maples, noted for their small size and year-round elegance, are the symbol of the Arboretum.

Acer palmatum 'Fireball'

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