- Flower nameAcer palmatum 'sango-kaku'
- Scientific nameAcer palmatum 'sango-kaku'
- Alias珊瑚閣紅葉, サンゴモミジ, 珊瑚紅葉, Coral bark maple, Japanese maple 'Sango-kaku'
- Place of origincultivar of Japan
- Place of floweringBonsai
- Flowering seasonApril, May
What is Acer palmatum 'sango-kaku'
Acer palmatum 'Sango-kaku'(Scientific name: Acer palmatum 'Sango-kaku') is a cultivar of Japanese maple ( Scientific name: palmatum) which is a deciduous small tree of the family Sapindaceae.
The leaves of the Sango-kaku are small shrubs with tree height of 2 to 4 m. The leaves are palm-shaped, the sprouts are red, the fresh green is yellow-green, and yellow falls yellow to orange to golden in autumn. In the winter the bark of the new branch will turn red. The flower is reddish purple and is not conspicuous.
Common name: Acer palmatum 'Sango-kaku', Scientific name: Acer palmatum 'Sango-kaku', also known as Coral bark maple, Japanese maple 'Sango-kaku', tree height: 2 to 4 m, tree width: 1 to 2.5 m, leaf length: 3.5 to 6 cm, leaf margin: double serrated, flowering period: April to May, Flower diameter: 0.5 to 0.6 cm, autumn leaves: October, flower color: reddish purple.