Category: Tree - Deciduous
Zones: 5 to 9
Size: To 50' tall, much less in cultivation
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade
Branches glabrous, small white dots on the tips, grey to grey-brown bark. Leaves have 9 to 11 loves, toothed, hair tufts in the axils, red tint to the margins, petioles to 2" long. Yellow autumn color.
Native to Japan.
Published in J. Coll. Sci. Imp. Univ. Tokyo 32(1): 38 in 1911.
Named for the Japanese botanist Homi Shirasawanus, 1868-1947.