Sharp's Pygmy Maple

Pj86

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I obtained this Sharp's Japanese Maple stock last year from a local nursery and it underwent its first styling during the Fall.

At the end of Fall I decided that the maple needed a better secondary structure and potentially better development of primary branches. This year I will allow about 90% of the buds to grow freely. During the fall I will be choosing new branches to start compressing the structure and bringing finer ramification closer to the trunk.





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Fall 2020 Branch Structure before styling.

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After styling. Compressing the design and placed secondary structure to build tertiary refinement.
 
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JonW

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Very nice! Great cultivar. I'll look forward to updates.
 

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