Acer palmatum 'Toyama Nishiki'
- Height: 4 - 5 feet (1.2 - 1.5m)
- Width: 4 - 5 feet (1.2 - 1.5m)
- Hardiness: -29°C (-20°F)
- USDA Zone: 5b
- Light: Partial Shade
Acer palmatum 'Toyama Nishiki' has dissected leaves that is reknown for its kaleidoscope of colours. In the spring, red green leaves emerge with variegations of pink and white. In the summer most of the leaves age to a green with white variegation and transform to yellows, oranges and reds in the fall. Protection from hot afternoon sun prolongs the green white leaves well into summer.
'Toyama Nishiki' is a dwarf shrub and forms a weeping, mounding shape. A slow grower only reaching 4' tall x 4' wide in 10 years. Makes an amazing container plant or suited for planting in a smaller garden. A good year round interest Japanese maple with amazing color throughout the seasons.
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