Acer palmatum dissectum 'Seiryu'
Size: 5-6 feet
Growth Habit: 15-20 feet high x 9-12 feet wide
USDA Zone: 5-9
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Leaf Description: 7-lobed, 2-inch leaves
Growing Conditions: moist, well-drained, humus-rich soil
Comments: 'Seiryu' exhibits an upright habit, unusual in the dissectum group of maples. Spring leaves are green tinged with red. Red reappears on late summer leaves followed by spectacular fall colors in variations of gold, yellow and crimson. The English translation means "blue-green dragon". A gardener favorite! Photo taken mid-October