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Annie Thornton
Hi @trishideas, I have had 'Sharp's pygmy' recommended, reaching sizes of no more than 3' in either direction. Acers are also pretty commonly used bonsai trees.
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sjvan
native? To where?
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sailorsaturn
I love Japanese maples. My parents' home has a 30-year old one that has matured nicely in her backyard and somehow has sprung a little seedling which is currently potted in her balcony. I'm keeping my fingers crossed hoping that I would be able to adopt the wee specimen as an addition to my shady backyard.
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