Acer palmatum 'Amagi shigure'
Size: 4-5 feet
Growth Habit: 6 feet high x 3 feet wide in 10 years
USDA Zone: 5-9
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: evenly moist, well drained soils
Comments: Spring leaves open fuchsia or purple-red with prominent black veins. Wavy edges are also black. Holds its color well throughout the growing season. Fall color are vivid orange, red and purple. A newer introduction from Japan and still quite rare in this country.