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A picture of a Japanese maple 'Beni-Maiko'

Japanese maple 'Beni-Maiko'

Acer palmatum 'Beni-Maiko'

Also known as

Maple

Photo by CandideUK (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

3m

Max

4m

Min

2.5m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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A photo of Japanese maple 'Beni-Maiko'
A photo of Japanese maple 'Beni-Maiko'

Japanese maple 'Beni-Maiko' Overview

This is a dwarf Acer with slightly crinkled and faintly mottled, serrated palmate leaves with six lobes. The spring colour is bright red to red-pink, turning bright green in summer. In the autumn is goes bright red.

Common problems with Japanese maple 'Beni-Maiko'

How to propagate Japanese maple 'Beni-Maiko'

Seed

Species are propagated by seed.

Grafting

By grafting or simple layering in late winter or early spring.

Layering

Budding

By budding in summer.

Other uses of Japanese maple 'Beni-Maiko'

Grown for its foliage interest.