In a 11 cm Pot
- Acer palmatum ‘Beni Maiko’ is a slow-growing acer, bearing deeply lobed, green-red leaves that turn a brilliant red in autumn before falling.
- It makes a beautiful small tree, and the deepest red colouring results from a spot with more light, while the foliage will be greener in low light areas.
- It is a popular choice for Bonsai enthusiasts and Japanese themed gardens.
- Beni Maiko is a magnificent small tree or large shrub for a smaller garden where you want colour and interest for the better part of the year.
Can grow up to 1.5 m in the right conditions.
Season of Interest
Flowering: spring - summer
Full sun / partial shade
Best Growing Conditions
Very hardy plant (-20C). Grows better in a sheltered position in full sun to partial shade and in moist, well-draining soil that is on the acidic side.