There are some useful tips on growing Northwind maples. Jack Frost maple trees are a cross between Japanese maples and Korean maples. They are very beautiful like the Japanese maple parent. The difference is that the cold tolerance that the Korean maple has. There is an official cultivator name for Jack Frost maple trees and it is the NORTH WIND maple. These trees have a very long life expectancy and can live well over 60 years.
- Northwind maples are also commonly known as Jack Frost maple trees, and they are a hybrid plant breed created out of Japanese and Korean maples
- Northwest maples are extremely hardy plants that can grow in cold conditions and typically boast a life expectancy of six decades or more
- Northwest maples grow best in full sunlight and prefer consistently moist soil conditions, but will wither and rot if overwatered
“Northwind Japanese maples are truly lovely little deciduous trees. They add color charm to any garden, no matter how small.”