Acer palmatum 'Murasaki Kiyohime'

Murasaki Kiyohime Japanese Maple




Family: Sapindaceae

Genus: Acer

Parent: Acer palmatum

Category: Tree - Deciduous

Zones: 6 to 9

Size: To 4' tall and wide

Growth Rate: Slow

Exposure: Filtered Sun, Part Shade


Palmate small leaves with purple to red edges in spring. Globe-like habit.

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My Experience: 

I purchased a 3-gallon plant from MrMaple (Nichols) in March 2012 and planted it by the helipad. It was supposed to stand up well to the sun and it did.

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