Japanese maple trees prefer cool, partially shaded climates. They prefer morning sun, afternoon shade and well-drained soil. They require good ventilation and protection from strong winds.
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Writing professionally since 2004, Charmayne Smith focuses on corporate materials such as training manuals, business plans, grant applications and technical manuals. Smith's articles have appeared in the "Houston Chronicle" and on various websites, drawing on her extensive experience in corporate management and property/casualty insurance.