Palmate maple

Acer palmatum

  • Palmate maple
  • Palmate maple
  • Palmate maple
  • Palmate maple
  • Palmate maple
  • Palmate maple
  • Palmate maple
  • Palmate maple
  • Palmate maple
  • Palmate maple
  • Palmate maple
  • Palmate maple
  • Palmate maple
  • Palmate maple
  • Palmate maple
  • Palmate maple
  • Palmate maple
  • Palmate maple
  • Palmate maple
  • Palmate maple
  • Palmate maple
  • Palmate maple
  • Flower name
    Palmate maple
  • Scientific name
    Acer palmatum
  • AliasJapanese Maple, モミジ, 紅葉, いろは紅葉, イロハカエデ, palmate maple, momiji, Acer palmatum, Maple
  • Place of originEast Asia such as Japan, Korea, Taiwan, China,eastern Mongolia
  • Place of floweringGarden, Botanical Gardens, Low mountains, Cemetery & Temple, Park, Horticultural species, Bonsai, Ornamental plants, Hakone
  • Flowering seasonApril, May

What is Palmate maple

Palmate maple (scientific name:Acer palmatum) is a deciduous tree reaching heights of 6 to 15 m of the genius acer native to East Asia such as Japan, Korea, Taiwan, China,eastern Mongolia. Autumn colored leaves are beautiful. The leaves is divided in 5 with palm form (in 5-9 an incision), include harsh heavy serrated leaf edge. The flowers are not outstanding small. Leaves change depending on the time from green, yellow, red. Park trees, trees, bonsai planting. ves. It is made planting for a park tree and a garden tree, bonsais.

Generic name: Palmate maple, scientific name: Acer palmatum, Other name: Japanese maple,momiji, origin: East Asia such as Korea, Taiwan, China,eastern Mongolia, Japan, environment:field and low mountain, tree height: 10-15 m, ornamental period: April-November, leaf colors: red, purple, green, leaf margin: heavy serrated, ending that leaves: October-December, Monoecious and flower size: 0.5 cm, Number of petals: 5 photos, flower colors: dark purple, petals number five, flowering time: April-May, fruit: Samara, breeding: reproductive.


  • Order
    Sapindales
  • Family
    Sapindaceae
  • Genus
    Acer
  • Species
    A. palmatum
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Cone / Compound inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    Five-petal
  • Leaf type
    Palm shape
  • Edge of the leaf
    Heavy Serration
  • Life typeDeciduous tree
  • Flower colorsRed
  • Colors of the leavesRed Green Orange Yellow
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height600.0 ~ 1500.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower0.4 ~ 0.6 cm

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