Japanese Maple Acer Collection

Japanese Maple Acer Collection

Amazing Autumn foliage
Perfect In Pots
Plant In Shade
Winter Hardy
Easy To Grow
3 x 10.5cm Potted Plants - Item: 510134
Only £29.99
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3 varieties in 3L pots - Item: (510285)
Only £39.99
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What Is Supplied
Plant Info

These stunning Acers are guaranteed to make an impact in your garden for years to come! Fully hardy even in the coldest winters they lose their leaves in winter, only to burst with incredible colour in spring. The stunning foliage changes colour throughout the year, producing an amazing array of colours in Autumn.

With this incredible collection you get 3 beautiful and highly desirable Acer plants, carefully selected to give a complimentary colour mix. Acers are slow growing, making them ideal for growing in large pots or smaller gardens, where once planted, they are very easy to maintain, and reward you with gorgeous foliage displays for many years. They do well in light shade, as the brightest Summer hot sun can scorch the paler coloured leaves occasionally.

Being slow growing, and difficult to propagate, they are usually much more expensive, but we have a very special offer available. 

Varieties Included:
Acer palmatum 'Atropurpureum' Deep burgundy-purple leaves that turn an even more brilliant shade of bright red in Autumn, just before they fall. The classic red-leaved maple. 
Acer palmatum 'Butterfly': A fantastic variety with lacy, fine foliage. Its leaves are grey green and beautifully marginned with cream tinged with pink.. It forms a 3m bush in 20 years. A must have for any garden!
Acer 'Orange Dream': Bright orange new growth, which fades to yellow in the autumn. It is a great specimen shrub that grows to 3m over 20 years.

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Score Customer Comments
+ Service rating : Bit more care in transit.
Product : Most of the compost had been lost at some stage and the plants needed re-potting straight away.
Despite that 2 ot of the 3 were very healthy, although the remainder seemed water starved and it's leaves had become brown tipped.
All seem to be doing well now
NA Delivery company failed completely and could not effect delivery for two days straight claiming "could not access property" NO COMMUNICATION during waiting period
YouGarden Comments
I am sorry to hear that. On investigation, it appears that your order wasn't included in the daily report we receive from the courier. I trust you are now in safe receipt?

Head of Customer Service
++ Service rating : very quick service
Product : lovely healthy plants
++ Service rating : This is my first order from you so I have nothing to compare with.
Product : Plants arrived in good condition.
- Service rating : I have already contacted 'You Garden' with my dissappointment
Product : as above
YouGarden Comments
Good Afternoon Michael, We are dealing with your order and we apologise for the delay.

I promise, we are doing everything in our power to rectify the matter!

Terry Falcone
Customer Service Assistant
+ Service rating : Easy to order and quick delivery
Product : Smaller than expected
+ Service rating : You garden supplied very healthy plants, provided excellent service and the plants were packaged well. I would certainly recommend to everyone as 1st class
Product : These Acers and also the Oleanders I ordered arrived lovely and healthy
YouGarden Comments
Thanks again for your order and the great review!
++ Service rating : This was the second time I have used YouGarden and they continue to impress. My delivery was well packaged with due care and attention to the welfare of the Acers inside. The prices are great. The choice is vast and I have little doubt that this latest purchase will be as successful as my last one.
Product : The plants were all healthy and although the dark one was a bit limp when unpacked, it has since perked up.
NA Service rating : First rate Service.
Product : Original plants did not look very well. replacements look much better. Time will tell!
+ Service rating : Very good efficient service
Product : They are a bit small but are healthy
- Service rating : prompt service
Product : did not realise they would be soo small
YouGarden Comments
Sorry to hear that you are disappointed, however the size was stated in the advert that you responded to. We believe that these Acers are very good value compared to others that are available.

Head of Customer Service
+ I ordered a product, not a service from i do not want
+ Service rating : The person I spoke to on the phone was quite offhand and sounded bored, had little knowledge of the product and likely delivery time. Aside from taking the order she was not of great help. If there had been an 'okay' option I would have opted for that. When I had to call to check the trees had not already been delivered and gone astray, the person I spoke to was okay. I later received an email saying the order was despatched but it would have been useful to have had a definite delivery date as I would have preferred to have been at home to receive them.
Product : Plants were as described and in good condition when arrived.
YouGarden Comments
Sorry to hear that the person you spoke to wasn't as helpful as you'd have liked on this occasion. I will follow this up - although this is most out of the ordinary for her... Was there anything in particular that you wanted to know about the plants?

Having a guaranteed delivery date is very expensive for such relatively low value orders - this would add significant costs which would far outweigh the benefits for the vast majority of our customers.

Head of Customer Service
++ Service rating : The service was excellent.
Product : The plants arrived quickly and in good condition.
++ Service rating : The packaging was excellent. No damage was done to any of the leaves. Well done!!
Product : I am extremely happy with the products. Planted them in bigger pots. They look really healthy ; I am keeping my fingers crossed. I'm
-- Service rating : Had a problem with a delivery of acer trees,which was rectified quickly
Product : Trees were dead on arrival, but after contacting the company and sending some photos, the tress were replaced, free of charge, with very healthy new ones
YouGarden Comments
Great to hear that we sorted this promptly and to your satisfaction.

Head of Customer Service
-- Service rating : The plants were dead on arrival but the service and refund I received as a consequence was very good.
Product : Dead on arrival
++ Service rating : Had a minor mix up with delivery dates - I received an automatic email and forgot to allow for week-end. When I phoned to query a young lady explained what had happened and was very kind and helpful . I get a bit mixed up these days so was very grateful for her straightforward info - and the laugh we shared about it !
Product : Expected three twigs as the price was so low, got three small but perfectly formed trees - expecting great things from them.
++ Service rating : Prompt despatch, friendly helpful staff, good value
Product : Arrived in good condition, unfortunately the rabbits stripped two of them of all foliage on the first night after planting out. Have now put wire round them and keeping my fingers crossed that they come good!
+ Service rating : Items left in agreed area and were well packed with clear instructions as to how to plant.
Product : Seem to be OK at the moment and are getting plenty of rain after I had watered them in.
- Service rating : Not value for money.
Product : Not value for money. The size of the plants was very small.
That size cost £2.50 at my local Homebase.
I paid £21.99 for 3 incl postage.
YouGarden Comments
Not sure what type of Acer you found at your local store, however we think that these plants are excellent value compared with equivalent plants that are available. Sorry to hear that you don't agree.

Head of Customer Service
+ Service rating : Good communication and arrived in good condition and well packed
Product : Smaller than expected, but perfectly healthy. It would have been nice to have some care instructions inside the packaging
+ Service rating : very good service
Product : good quality products.
++ Service rating : Great pricing and excellent delivery, what's not to like!
Product : Well grown in size, safely packaged, got plants off to a great start
++ Service rating : Excellent quick and efficient service
Product : Plants are of really good quality.
++ Service rating : Arrived in good condition
Product : Lovely variety of colours
++ Service rating : Prompt delivery, well packaged.
Product : Plants arrived healthy and watered. I love Maples and to find 3 in one collection was brilliant!! And at such a great price too! Very happy with them.
+ Service rating : One tree arrived almost bad and You Garden sent another one to replace it, what I consider excellent.
Product : They are fine, but looked like bigger seedlings on the images. Although it was clear in the size description that they were this tall.
- Service rating : The service was good
Product : 1 maple was dead
-- Service rating : was expecting healthy plants. only one out of the three plants has survived and even then its droopy and withered
Product : All the plants were in a very poor condition. the leaves were withered. the packaging was terrible.
YouGarden Comments
Sorry to hear that your plants arrived in poor condition. Can you send us some photos of them please? It is normal for Acers' leaves to droop a little in transit, however they usually pick up fine within a week or so.

Head of Customer Service
+ Service rating : arrived as expected
Product : They arrived in good condition, but smaller than i imagined them to be but perfectly fine.
++ Service rating : No hassles at all, quick delivery and well packed
Product : Exactly what I wanted although they do seem very dormant.
++ Service rating : well done
Product : well done
++ Service rating : Great quality plants, carefully packed. I've had success with all my purchases.
Product : The small size means I can use them in containers to start with, then into larger pots for a different display, finally into the garden. Great gifts for family members.
+ Service rating : I feel a little bombarded with your marketing but the delivery was good and prompt
Product : They were a little smaller than I thought they would be and they are yet to bud so I'm watching and hoping they survive!
+ Service rating : Responded very well to query
Product : Look good - too early to really tell
-- Nothing like the ad in the pps misleading customers. last time to ordwer from you
YouGarden Comments
Sorry to hear that you are disappointed with your Acers. Can you send me some photos, so that we can check what you were sent please? As detailed in the Standard, the main photo is of a mature plant.

Head of Customer Service
++ Delivery on time, well packaged so plants well protected.
NA Service rating : Delivered as I asked
Product : Won't know till the spring/summer
++ Service rating : very good service
Product : very pleased with my trees,and the help i recieved from you on how to look after them. thank you
++ Service rating : Excellent
Product : Excellent
+ Service rating : I have called the company having difficulty order the trees and roses online. The lady I spoke to was very nice and polite. She helped me to proceed with my order and even took off the second delivery charge off as these were not to be delivered at the same time. I have asked for a quick delivery and she very kindly put on express delivery to ensure my stuff arrived on time as I has a friend coming on Saturday to help me plant them. Excellent service and attitude!!
Product : The trees look very nice, I hope they will grow into strong Acers. I have not received the roses yet, so not able to comment on these.
What Is Supplied Supplied in 10.5cm pot - 1 each of 3 varieties, apporx 20cm tall, and well-branched
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