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A picture of a Japanese Maple 'Wou Nishiki'

Japanese Maple 'Wou Nishiki'

Acer palmatum 'Wou Nishiki'

Photo by CandideUK (All rights reserved)

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

3.65m

Max

4m

3m

Min

4m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Japanese Maple 'Wou Nishiki' Overview

This small tree has deeply cut, seven-lobed, serrated, flame-like leaves which give a lacy effect. The leaves start off apricot-coloured with rust-brown margins in the spring, which turn bronze in the sun or pale green in the shade. In autumn the foliage turns bright shades of red and orange.

Common problems with Japanese Maple 'Wou Nishiki'

How to propagate Japanese Maple 'Wou Nishiki'

Cuttings

By grafting or softwood cuttings.

Grafting

Other uses of Japanese Maple 'Wou Nishiki'

Grown for its habit and for its foliage.