While the subtle flowers of Japanese maples usually come and go without notice, the winged seeds are another story. This Japanese maple has stunning, bright red seeds that flutter in the slightest breeze in spring. They’re a surprisingly vivid contrast to the burgundy leaves, even from a distance.
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