Japanese maple varieties list. Matsumurae leaves divided more than three fourths to the leaf base. Japonicum aconitifolium dancing peacock. Dwarf japanese maple varieties shaina. Crimson queen japanese maple.
Some varieties will thrive in zone 4 as well. The foliage emerges in spring brilliant white blushed pink green. Ever red is a taller dwarf variety that can top out at 10 feet tall. Japanese maple tree often refers to maple tree cultivars from acer palmatum and also may include maple trees from species acer japonicum and acer shirasawanum.
This dwarf japanese maple is a compact. Japanese maple trees add grace and beauty through the seasons. Palmate leaves divided two thirds to three fourths to the leaf base. Viridis is a weeping bush like dwarf japanese maple that grows up to 10 feet tall.
In areas that are too cold the branches may suffer from damage in winter and die although often the main stems will re sprout. Amoenum leaves divided up to two thirds to the leaf base. A timeless classic this ribbon leaf japanese maple variety is native to eastern asia and features red hand shaped leaves divided into spindly finger like lobes. All japanese maples can be used for container or bonsai.
This dwarf japanese maple has weeping branches. Japanese maple varieties growing information bloodgood japanese maple. The blood good maple is a very hardy japanese maple. While the bloodgood japanese maple is a tried and true specimen youll probably recognize consider some of our favorite varietiesincluding dwarf japanese maplethat feature a spectacle of vibrant leaf color.
However some varieties are much better suited then others. Later in the fall color turns to a purplish red. In gardens japanese maples are hardy form zone 5 to zone 8 with some being hardy into zone 9. This classic japanese maple variety bears deeply cut feathery red.
Shaina is an award winning variety that reaches to around 5 feet full grown.