Fjellheim Dwarf Coral Bark Japanese Maple (pr. “fell-heīm”) Without a doubt, this is one the best selections in the coral bark group of Japanese maples. It is an amazing grower for us, it seems to love our heat. Fjellheim Dwarf Coral Bark Japanese maple is perfectly suited to the Southeast.
Like the other color bark maples, the newer growth starts to change to wonderful red color as the cooler temperatures of Fall settle in. One of the remarkable qualities of Fjellheim Dwarf Coral Bark Japanese maple is how the red bark color remains almost all year for us, unlike many coral bark trees. Another noteworthy attribute of Fjellheim Dwarf Coral Bark Japanese maple is that grows into more of an intermediate sized bush form. This keeps the red bark color at the viewer’s eye level.
Fjellheim Dwarf Coral Bark Japanese maple is a perfect plant for container growing and any smaller growing space.
Care and Planting tips for your Fjellheim Dwarf Coral Bark Japanese maple:
Make sure your Fjellheim Dwarf Coral Bark Japanese maple is planted with good drainage. Examples of techniques for ensuring proper drainage include planting the tree in a raised bed, planting on a slope, and creating a planting mound 4 to 6 inches above the existing grade. Fjellheim Dwarf Coral Bark Japanese maples require moist, well drained soil. Amending the soil with organic material and adding an organic mulch over the planting area is also recommended. It is suited for sun and part sun conditions.
The advantages of buying your Fjellheim Dwarf Coral Bark Japanese maple from Garden Design Nursery:
As with all of the Japanese maples we offer at Garden Design Nursery, our Fjellheim Dwarf Coral Bark Japanese maple are grafted and grown by us. So many websites are just third-party companies, which never even touch or see the actual plant they are selling. You can be assured we offer the healthiest and largest plants available on the web. Each plant is carefully selected for quality, and individually boxed with the growing container. This ensures the tree arrives with the root system intact, and allows you to plant your new tree at your convenience! For the estimated box size dimensions that the plant ships in, please click on the Additional Information tab at top of this article.
Perfect plant for container growing and any smaller growing space.