Japanese maple – funny looking new growth/pruning Home › Forums › Tree & Shrub Questions › Tree & Shrub Questions › Japanese maple – funny looking new growth/pruning This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by Anonymous 8 years, 1 month ago. Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) Author Posts October 22, 2008 at 9:47 pm #28567 Anonymous There is only one tree– the one in the foreground– and it has that crazy long growth. The bulk of the tree is sort of standard issue green right now– although it was red when we bought it in May (?). The new growth is green with reddish edging. Author Posts Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.