I love this time of year. Occasional frosts set the morning sparkling with light. There are still leaves hanging on to the trees and the ones that remain are…
Acers are fully to frost hardy and will require sun or semi-shade in fertile, well-drained soil.
Species are propagated by seed, or by grafting or simple layering in late winter or early spring, or by budding in summer.
Pests, diseases or disorders
Leaf eating caterpillars or aphids sometimes infest plants. Also prone to scale insects, tar spot, Verticillium wilt, leaf scorch and honey fungus.