About Us

Welcome to the Maples for All Seasons Store

We share our passion and love of Japanese Maples with others, by providing the highest quality product and services at affordable pricing. Maples for all Seasons Nursery specializes in Japanese Maples, 100’s of different cultivars, the care and pruning. Located in Pleasanton California, we serve Northern California with the largest selection of cultivars in a variety of sizes. Our selection includes acer palmatum, acer palmatum dissectum, Laceleaf Japanese Maples, acer Japonicum (Full moon maple), acer sieboldianum (Siebolds Maple), and acer shirasawanum (shirasawa maples) in a variey of sizes.

We take the time to listen to what each customer is looking for and help them in making the choices that will give the trees and garden space they will enjoy for years to come.

Barry Hoffer, Owner and Arborists

  • Arborists, Specializing in Japanese Maples
  • Members of the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA,) Western Chapter
  • Expert Pruners

Barry has been involved with the growing, care and pruning of he maples for over 14 years.

Barry’s passion is Japanese Maples. He turned this passion into a business when he opened Maples for all Seasons, a Nursery, specializing in Japanese Maples, based in Pleasanton, CA His passion grew from when he acquired his first Japanese Maple, Acer japonicum, Acontifolium, 15 years ago, to a collection that now consists of ¾ of the worlds available cultivars. He is still adding.

Barry serves as President of the Northern California Japanese Maple Society, which is associated with the California Garden Clubs. He regularly conducts classes as “The Maple Guy” teaching about gardening with Japanese Maples, the care and pruning of Japanese Maples as well as discussions on the four seasons of the Japanese Maples. Being as expert on Japanese Maples, including the care, planting and pruning, Barry has been on Radio, TV and does regular appearances at local Garden Clubs, Flower and Garden Shows, Home and Garden Shows, Landscape and Garden shows as well as nurseries throughout the western states.

Barry’s main goal is to make Japanese Maples available to all at very reasonable prices.



"A big part of our goal is to educate people on Japanese Maples"

Barry Hoffer Aborist
Maples for All Seasons








We service these San Francisco Bay Area and surrounding cities:

Alamo | Berkeley | Marin | Santa Cruz | Castro Valley | San Anselmo  | Danville |  Dublin | Black Hawk | Fremont  | Santa Rosa | Hayward  Livermore |  LaFayette  | Placerville |  Sacramento | Pleasanton | Oakland | Walnut Creek  | San Ramon | Burlingame |  Campbell | San Mateo |  Sunnyvale  | Hillsborough  | Cupertino | San Carlos |  Saratoga |  Los Altos  | Gilroy |  San Francisco | Portola Valley | Palo Alto | San Jose | Menlo Park   | And many More!

We also showcase at major events in Southern California, Seattle, Portland & Denver.
We provide prompt shipments to all portions of the United States

Call us at 925-596-3345  or email us at


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