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Planting Directions for Containers
Planting Directions for Containers

by Patricia Smyth

Growing Japanese Maples in containers is a long term project. The maples can live to be over 100 years old. The Japanese consider them ancestral and pass the trees from generation to generation. 

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How We Ship
How We Ship

by Patricia Smyth

Shipping plants is all about timing. It is a challenge to coordinate the growth cycles of the trees with the climate where they are grown, and the climate where they are being shipped.

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Planting and Cultural Information for Japanese Maples
Planting and Cultural Information for Japanese Maples

by Patricia Smyth

The Japanese refer to the maples as the ‘little girls’ and the pines as the ’fathers’. In their native habitat the pines provide protection from the intense sun and wind. 

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