Acer palmatum 'Sagara Nishiki'
- Height: 7 - 10 feet (2.1 - 3m)
- Width: 4 - 6 feet (1.2 - 1.8m)
- Hardiness: -29°C (-20°F)
- USDA Zone: 5b
- Light: Partial Shade
Acer palmatum 'Sagara Nishiki' is a deciduous tree that is known for it's unique variegation that outlines the edges of it's leaves. This outline accentuates the beautiful leaf shape and really makes it 'pop'. Green spring leaves emerge with subtle pink margins and age to yellow margins into the summer. Fall colors are a nice blend of orange and yellow. An upright, slow grower and reaching 7' tall x 4' wide in 10 years.
'Sagara Nishiki' is a smaller tree and well suited for planters or the smaller garden landscape.
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Summer foliage with yellow outlines
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Spring foliage with subtle pink margins