Acer palmatum 'Shigitatsu Sawa'

Shigitatsu Sawa Japanese Maple

Family: Sapindaceae

Genus: Acer

Parent: Acer palmatum

Category: Tree - Deciduous

Size: To 15' tall, less wide

Exposure: Filtered Sun, Part Shade


Also known as 'Reticulatum' - because of the reticulate pattern to the leaves, green veins with silver or yellow-green interspaces. Leaves tend to burn in hot sun.


Yokohama Nurseries 1896, Japan.

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