Acer palmatum 'Beni shichihenge'
Size: 3-4 feet
NOTE: Sold out until fall
Translation: "red and changeful."
Growth Habit: 6 to 7-foot twiggy upright
USDA Zone: 5-9
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Leaf Description: (palmatum) 5-7 lobes, irregular
Growing Conditions: well-drained, humus-rich soil
Comments: Blue-green leaves exhibit irregular white margins and lobes overlaid with "Where are my sunglasses?" flaming pink-orange. A real knockout! Photo taken mid-summer.