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A picture of a Japanese Maple 'Shikageori-nishiki'

Japanese Maple 'Shikageori-nishiki'

Acer palmatum (Palmatum Group) 'Shikageori-nishiki'

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Full Sun
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

4m

Max

8m

3m

Min

4m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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A photo of Japanese Maple 'Shikageori-nishiki'
A photo of Japanese Maple 'Shikageori-nishiki'

Japanese Maple 'Shikageori-nishiki' Overview

Also known as palmatum (Matsumurae Group) 'Shikageori-nishiki' and 'Shikage ori nishiki'. In spring, the new foliage of this tree is green, turning purple-red to rust brown in the summer. In the autumn,the palmate leaves turn a brighter orange.

Common problems with Japanese Maple 'Shikageori-nishiki'

How to propagate Japanese Maple 'Shikageori-nishiki'

Cuttings

By grafting or softwood cuttings.

Grafting

Other uses of Japanese Maple 'Shikageori-nishiki'

Grown for its foliage interest