Acer palmatum – Japanese Maple

  • Description
One of the most beautiful small trees for the ornamental landscape. From its young spring growth through summer the leaves are soft green. During autumn it becomes a display of colour when leaves turn brilliant shades of scarlet / yellow or orange. It is perfectly suited as a specimen tree an accent in a mixed border or in a container on the patio. Shelter from strong wind.
Height x Width 5 x 4
Range Medium 5-10m
Growth Rate Moderate
Plant Type Tree
Shape Habit Round
Country of Origin Japan
Similar to Consider Other Palmatum Acers, Liquidambars,
  • Leaf
Leaf Colour Green
Deciduous Leaf Colour Orange, Red, Yellow
  • Flower
Flower Colour Nil
  • Uses
Specimen Yes
Good Shade Tree? Yes
 Note: Growth, height and information are given in good faith but are subject to natural variables beyond our control.