Foliage of Acer palmatum Seiryu


Japanese Maple

Acer palmatum var. dissectum


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Foliage of Acer palmatum Seiryu
  • Lacy foliage
  • Exceptional fall color
  • Useful small tree

We are working on increasing our supply of own-root Japanese maple liners. Please contact the account manager for your state or province for more information. If you are looking for a supplier for tree liners, bare root, or whips, visit our tree program page.

Classic lace-leaf Japanese maple. We are pleased to offer own-root liners of select Japanese maple varieties. 'Seiryu' offers everything that makes these trees so popular: highly dissected foliage, elegant form and branching, and stunning fall color, with shades of red, yellow, and orange.

USDA Zone 5 - 7 (-20°F/-28.9°C)

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Exposure Full sun, Part sun

Height 10 - 15'

Width 18 - 22'

Finish Time 1 season

Type Deciduous

Bloom Time Spring

Flower Color Pink

Foliage Color Green

Liner Sizes Quick Turn

Soil Adaptable to most soils, provided they do not remain wet or soggy.

Pruning Prune as desired to accentuate natural form.

Uses Specimen

Growing Tips Japanese maples are relatively adaptable in terms of growing conditions. In cold or exposed sites, they should be sited where they get some protection from the harshest winter weather.