Boutique Nursery and Arborist specializing in Japanese Maples

Boutique Nursery and Arborist specializing in Japanese Maples Boutique Nursery and Arborist specializing in Japanese Maples Boutique Nursery and Arborist specializing in Japanese Maples

Japanese Maples by Maples for all Seasons

Upright form

Cascading or Dissectum leaf form

Upright form

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Upright Japanese maples are the most plentiful of the  maples.  The vary in color, leaf type and heights.   These are Acer p. Suminagashi, in their Spring leaf color.  One of the best for high sun and high heat.  

Dwarf form

Cascading or Dissectum leaf form

Upright form

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Dwarf Japanese maples are very versatile as they can be placed in the landscape or containers.  This is Acer p. Tattoo, in its Summer leaf color, a newer cultivar.  It is very similar in structure, leaf and color as Acer p. Mikawa yatsubusa, but it is a dwarf.  

Cascading or Dissectum leaf form

Cascading or Dissectum leaf form

Cascading or Dissectum leaf form

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The cascading Japanese maples can be low and wide or tall and wide depending on their environment.   They do great in containers or in the landscape.  This is Acer p.d. Watnog, a newer cultivar.  Small with lots of Spring color as well as Autumn.

Acer japonicum

Acer circinatum or the Vine maple

Cascading or Dissectum leaf form

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The Acer japonicum are the big leaf Japanese maples.  They like to spread out but not get too tall.  They have either highly dissected or webbed leaves.  This is the first maple we purchased, Acer j. Aconitifolium, also know as the Dancing Peacock Japanese maple.

Acer circinatum or the Vine maple

Acer circinatum or the Vine maple

Acer circinatum or the Vine maple

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The vine maples are the only Japanese maples that are native to the Pacific Northwest of the Americas.  This is Acer cir. Pacific fire in Spring leaf color.  It is a cultivar of the native species.  

Acer shirasawanum or Full Moon

Acer circinatum or the Vine maple

Acer circinatum or the Vine maple

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These are the Full Moon maples.  Beautiful large leaves that unfold like a fan as they are coming out in Spring.  This is Acer shir. Autumn Moon in Spring leaf color.  It gets darker orange red in the Autumn.