Acer palmatum 'Yuri hime'
Size: 12" high and wide
USDA Zone: 6-9
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Leaf Color: light green
Leaf Desc: 1-inch, 5 long narrow tapered lobes
Growing Conditions: moist, well-drained, humus-rich soil
Comments: A tiny gem! Leaves lie close together, due to the minimal amount of annual growth. Difficult to propagate; rare in trade. Great for outdoor railroad gardens, containers, bonsai, or rock gardens. Photo taken in early May.