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Acer palmatum 'Sango Kaku' (syn. 'Senkaki')

Foliage Deciduous
Form V-Shaped
Mature Size 6 x 5m
Family Aceraceae
Coral Bark Japanese Maple

This tree has attractive double serrated leaves with five to nine lobes. They are green in colour during spring and then turn a bright yellow with an orange tinge at autumn. The striking bark turns a brighter red in winter providing colour throughout the year.

An elegant tree which is suited to small gardens as a feature tree. Can be grown in containers. Works well in small, protected areas.

Likes a part shade or afternoon shade position in organic rich soil. Avoid a location that is unprotected from north or west afternoon sun, or hot winds in summer. Does prefer moist, well drained soils. Leaves may become scorched in hot weather.




Feature Bark

Feature Foliage

Shade Tree


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