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Japanese Maples

WorldPlants.com is in semi-retirement mode.
We're no longer grafting, but will continue to sell
our existing and purchased inventory.
Numbers of all cultivars are quite limited.

Choose the category of Japanese maples you'd like to look at,
or read an introduction that addresses cultural questions.

 

 

 

 


 

Dissectum or Laceleaf types, mostly with a weeping/mounding, shrublike habit, to perhaps
5' in10-15 years.

 

 

Burgundy Lace

Inaba shidare

Tamukeyama

Viridis

 

 

 

 

 

 

Linearilobum or bamboo-leaf types, semidwarfs, upright to 6-12', with narrow,
spidery, but not lacy, leaves.

Beni otake

 

 

 

 

 


Dwarf types may be laterally spreading,
ball-forming, or dense, slow-growing
uprights to 3-10'.

 

 

Fearnleaf

Hagaromo

Little Gem

Otome zakura

Pacific Sprite

 

         

Semi-Dwarfs are usually 15-20' tall in 10-15 years, with broad, palmate or deeply cut leaves.

Beni komachi

Bloodgood

Burgundy Lace

Fireglow

Green Star

Mizuho beni

Shish gashira

Trompenburg

Tsuchigumo

Tsukasa Silhouette

Tsuma gaki



Full Size
are larger maples, growing 18-30', these are
still not tall trees by most standards, but may be
as wide as tall.

Aoyagi

Beni kawa

Sango kaku

 

 

 

 

 

 



Variegates have multicolored leaves and
are usually in the semi-dwarf size range.

Aka shigitatsu sawa

Kagiri nishiki

 

 

 


 

Here's an introduction to Japanese maples.

If we don't have the cultivar you're looking for, use our Cultivar Finder.

Our thanks to Eric and Alan at the Don Schmidt wholesale nursery
of Boring, Oregon, for the many Japanese maple photos.