Japanese maple – funny looking new growth/pruningHome › Forums › Tree & Shrub Questions › Tree & Shrub Questions › Japanese maple – funny looking new growth/pruningThis topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by Anonymous 10 years, 10 months ago.Viewing 1 post (of 1 total)Author PostsOctober 22, 2008 at 9:47 pm #28563 AnonymousI planted a Japanese Maple (Acer Palmatum, Shidenshojo) in a container on my roof terrace last spring. In late summer it sprouted very long odd looking new growth. (see photo) Any advice on how to prune? And when? I am a new gardener.Author PostsViewing 1 post (of 1 total)You must be logged in to reply to this topic.