As 'Crimson Queen' ages the growth shoots become shorter and form a more dense growth. Inaba Shidare Cutleaf Japanese Maple will grow to be about 8 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 8 feet.It has a low canopy with a typical clearance of 2 feet from the ground, and is suitable for planting under power lines.
Leaf Desc: 7 deep-cut lobes Growing Conditions: well-drained, humus-rich soil Comments: Bright purple/red in spring growth fades to rich burgundy-red in summer.Holds color better in both sun and shade than most other dissectum.The trees beautiful leaves are deeply cut and dissected.Most dissectum cultivars with excellent red color during spring and early summer turn green or bronze. Its 20-25' mature height makes it an excellent street tree or small yard specimen tree.I had to leave my first one..added a beautiful one on my new lawn.
I think everyone should own at least one of these.'Japanese Sunrise Maple, selected and named by Mill Schwartz, Pennsylvania, is very similar to 'Sango Kaku' and is possibly a seedling from it.Dark, rusty-rose leaves burst forth in the spring and then, with the heat of summer, the leaves turn to a bluish green.The second growth in early summer repeats the rusty-rose colour, then turning to a beautiful tan and ultimately to green.This multi-branched, vigorous tree shrub grows between 6-8 ft. It is one of the best bright pink-red spring colour cultivars with almost no weaknesses.'Chishio Improved' is a very graceful tree/shrub which adapts well to containers and can be used for bonsai culture.'Crimson Queen' is an outstanding cultivar with a deep-red foliage color.The approved calendar preserves a later August school start date while still ending the first semester prior to the Winter Holiday Break.