The reigning monarch of Japanese maples!Japanese Maples are easily one of the most beautiful trees that you can buy to enhance your landscape and Emperor One Japanese Maple Tree (Acer pd. ‘Emperor One’) is the cream of the crop!This exceptionally ornamental tree has gorgeous color that ranges throughout the year from rich plum purple to brilliant crimson red. Emperor One (Acer p. ‘Emperor 1’) or ‘Red Emperor’ as it is sometimes called, is later to leaf out in the spring than other species of Japanese Maples. This means that it isn’t as susceptible to surprise spring frost damage as others.One of the great qualities of Emperor One is its beautiful leaves. They are exquisitely shaped and colored, but what makes them stand out is their almost translucent quality. Emperor One seems to be glowing from the inside like a lamp when the sun hits it from behind. You have to see it to understand it, and once you do you won’t forget it. Even pictures can’t capture this beauty.The Emperor One Japanese Maple is a strong grower to 15 feet tall and wide, but can be pruned to any size. It will also thrive in a big container which will keep it naturally small. (If you want to keep it really small, you can prune it as an Emperor One Japanese Maple bonsai!)Emperor One Japanese Maple holds its color in the shade, so put it by the front door or use it as a foundation planting. Uplight it for a truly striking garden statement. Your yard will look like you paid a king’s ransom for it (but we’ll keep your secret!). * Landscaper’s favorite * Holds color in the shade * Translucent leaves with outstanding color * Three seasons of color For Iron ChlorosisMaple Tree Galls.
The Shaina Japanese Maple, ‘Acer palmatum ‘Shaina’, is an compact, ornamental, understory dwarf tree that is grown primarily for its red foliage and interesting shape!With its non-dissected leaves clustered on short shoots, it displays a bushy, tufted habit that will grow 4-5′ tall in 8 years. Appearing dark maroon during the summer, the leaves then change to a brilliant red in the fall. Shaina Japanese Maple will hold its color well throughout each season.Grow Shaina Japanese Maple in average, medium, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Sometimes it prefers lightly dappled shade.Grow it with vividly contrasting foliage plants such as Sunsation Japanese Barberry. Shaina Japanese Maple makes a wonderful specimen or accent tree for that smaller landscape, or it can be grouped for a stunning shrub border.* Dwarf* Interesting shape* Brilliant fall color.
The Goshiki Kotohime Japanese Maple, Acer p. ‘Goshiki Kotohime’, has a unique appearance. The crinkled leaves of this small upright bush tightly clump along the ends of the branches.These tiny star-shaped leaves are variegated with shades of pink-red in spring, turning in autumn to striking yellow-orange to orange-red; creates a lacy appearance.It prefers filtered to full sun and well drained soil. Goshiki Kotohime is one of the first of Japanese Maples to come into leaf and having a small stature. It is also one of the top miniature Japanese Maples!The trunk and stems are its best features because they thicken at an early age for an ancient look. This is a rare and wonderful dwarf!It is a good choice for the small garden, containers, and rock gardens. It puts on a nice show in spring when the lightly variegated pink-rose leaves emerge, and again in the fall when its stunning red and orange colors appear!* Crinkled leaves* Rare, miniature maple* For small gardens.
The ‘Seiryu’ Japanese Maple, Acer p. ‘Seiryu’, is the only upright dissected-leaf Japanese maple!The others are all ‘weepers’. Even the leaves are much smaller and do not have the appearance of other dissected-leaf maples.The foliage appears green in spring with a slight red or pink tinge to the margins of each leaf. Then in the summer these margins quickly fade away leaving a striking medium green leaf.This vigorous growing ‘Seiryu’ Japanese Maple makes an airy, spreading small tree that reaches around 15 feet in height. It is a rather vase-shaped tree when young; growing wider and much rounder with age.In the fall, the first cold air may give the tree an orange or red appearance but the leaves will always end up burgundy before dropping! This ‘Seiryu’ will thrive best if planted in a shady, less windy environment, with well drained soil. It is a useful small tree for garden accents, Bonsai, or in containers.* Upright habit* Vigorous grower* Outstanding fall color.
Up your curb appeal with this stunner!One of the quickest and easiest ways to raise the curb appeal (and the value) of your home is to add beautiful and interesting new landscaping. Inaba Shidare Japanese Maple Tree (Acer pd. ‘Inaba Shidare’) is definitely beautiful and interesting.This stunner is an exceptional ornamental tree, both in color and form. This is a weeping lace leaf maple, which means it has delicate-looking leaves on gracefully cascading branches. Don’t let the airy disposition of Inaba Shidare fool you, though. This is a strong grower. It grows upright and straight, even though its branches droop appealingly.It explodes in the spring with leaves that are such a deep scarlet they almost appear black. After that they only get more brilliant through the year. When fall finally comes, the cold weather makes the leaves a bright fiery red rivalling all other fall foliage.The Inaba Shidare Japanese Maple growth rate is outstanding. These 3 year old trees are shipped strong and healthy. Plant them and keep them well-watered and they will grow fast – 1-2 feet a year for the first few years. The tree will double in size in 5 years! Inaba Shidare Japanese Maples can grow 15 feet tall and wide, but Inaba Shidare resonds well to pruning. Do it in autumn after the leaves have fallen and you can keep this easy-care tree to any size you like. It will even thrive in a big container. (If you want to keep it really small, you can prune it as an Inaba Shidare Japanese Maple bonsai!) Try it next to a pond for a designer look.Give Inaba Shidare Japanese Maple full sun, plenty of water and a little afternoon shade and you’ll have striking color from spring to fall and stunning form all year round.* Landscaper’s favorite * Upright, cascading form * Intricate leaves with outstanding color * Three seasons of color * Winter interestFor Iron ChlorosisMaple Tree Galls.
Beautiful Autumn Red Leaves For Nine Months A Year? You Bet!Can a tree make you & your neighbors say WOW? We bet that our Bloodgood Japanese Maple Tree will! Orange-red, Bronze-red, Purple-red. Anyway you label it this beauty is an exceptionally colorful ornamental tree.It explodes with scarlet leaves in the spring that only get more brilliant through the year. When fall finally comes, the cold weather makes the leaves even more red, giving you the best fall color on your street!The Bloodgood Japanese Maple growth rate is stellar. These 3 year old trees are shipped to you strong and healthy and once planted and well-watered they grow fast – 1-2 feet a year for the first few years. The tree will double in size in 5 years!The typical Bloodgood Japanese Maple size is 20 feet tall and 15 feet wide, but pruning Japanese Maple Bloodgood is a cinch to do and the tree responds well to it. Prune it in autumn after the leaves have fallen and you can keep this easy-care tree to any size you like. It will even thrive in a big container, if you want to keep it small. (If you want to keep it really small, you can prune it as a Bloodgood Japanese Maple bonsai!)The delicate leaves are showcased on strong branches that are striking in the winter landscape after the leaves have fallen. Don’t let its delicate look fool you, though. This is a hardy plant. It grows fine in almost any soil – even hard clay – as long as it isn’t in standing water.It really shows off in shade, so don’t be afraid to plant it near the house or under taller trees. Unlike many shade plants, though, you can give Bloodgood Japanese Maple full sun as long as you give it plenty of water.Prized by landscape designers, this is an adaptable ornamental tree with remarkable color. It will make your yard look like you spent way more money than you did! It’s time to up your curb appeal. Order this gorgeous tree from us today!* Landscaper’s favorite * Highly adaptable * Drought tolerant* Three seasons of colorFor Iron ChlorosisMaple Tree Galls.
Weeping Maple with Outstanding Form and ColorThe Ryusen Japanese Maple is a weeping Maple tree with outstanding form and color. Plant several beside a fence or retaining wall, or use as a focal point at the edge of a patio or entryway. Your Ryusen Japanese Maple is a tree that will prompt people who pass by to stop and take a second look, especially in autumn. Just imagine the effect of a 10 foot tall column of maple leaves that shoots up, then cascades down in a vibrant splash of reds and oranges! It’s a breathtaking sight to be sure. The spring and summer show is equally as impressive as your Ryusen Japanese Maple leafs out in its dressy, small-lobed leaves. The foliage begins as a fanciful lime-green, slowly developing into much deeper tones and demonstrating a somewhat two-toned effect at times. You can leave it alone to achieve a natural look or creeping groundcover effect, or train it to a trellis or arbor. It will also flow gracefully over a retaining wall or fence. Think of the fun you’ll have considering all the places you can plant it, and the unique ways you can train it! The Ryusen Japanese Maple is perfect for small spaces. It has a vigorous growth rate and isn’t bothered by pests or diseases. Your Ryusen will endure spring freezes, and is also tolerant of heat and sun. It is generally low maintenance, allowing for as much time as you prefer to put into it. Under ideal conditions it will live over 80 years, so it’s an excellent choice for a tree with longevity. *Weeping Manner *Summer and Fall Color *Hardy.
The Japanese Maple Green Hornet, Acer pd. ‘Green Hornet’, is especially vigorous and features long, arching branches, finely dissected leaves, and excellent red and orange fall colors instead of the usual yellow. It is a fantastic tree that displays fine, deeply green leaves in the summer. A beautiful cascading small tree, Japanese Maple ‘Green Hornet’ grows quickly when young, and forms a cascading mushroom-shaped mound, much wider than tall, and has a lacy appearance.‘Green Hornet’ maple is unusually fast growing for a lace leaf maple. It can benefit greatly from pruning or training when young to get it started in the right direction.This tree grows more vigorously than most Japanese laceleaf maples, is very easy to grow, and likes afternoon shade in warmer climates. It is best to feed it once a year with a slow release fertilizer.Use this colorful Japanese Maple ‘Green Hornet’ in a container, entryway, as a focal point, or in landscape beds!* Vigorous grower* Excellent fall colors* Easy to grow .
The Japanese Maple Trompenburg, Acer p. ‘Trompenburg’, is a very fast growing Japanese maple and one of the most beautiful maples in the world!It has a unique, dragon paw-shaped leaf and a naturally beautiful structure. This tree’s leafstalks are red and in the spring the leaf color is a dark purple, sometimes appearing brown or chocolate. It turns redder as summer begins, but holds its beautiful color that lasts well into late summer.The foliage becomes a brilliant crimson red in fall; leaf edges roll down, giving it a finger-like effect. ‘Trompenburg’ performs as well as any of the Japanese maples when it comes to heat tolerance. It tolerates full sun in the South, and prefers average, medium, well-drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system.A classic small specimen or accent, ‘Trompenburg’ offers a great contrast to green-leaved plants!* Unique leaves* Brilliant fall color* Beautifully shaped tree.
The Beni Schichihenge Japanese Maple, Acer p. ‘Beni Schichihenge’, has a dwarf habit that makes it a delightful accent tree; ideal for smaller gardens and containers.A graceful, upright-growing tree, it reaches just 6 to 8 feet tall and 5 to 6 feet wide in 10 years. Because of its small size, it makes a fine accent for the front garden, patio, or any high-interest garden area. To keep this tree fresh and colorful give it full sun in the north, and afternoon or dappled shade farther south.It boasts a spring foliage display as impressive as its fall color! In the spring ‘Beni Schichihenge’ develops new leaves that uncurl from crimson stems, and they keep their color all the way through summer and fall!The dark green base of the leaves is edged in silvery-white and splashed in pink and orange, for an unforgettable spring show. This maple’s name means “red and changeful,” and ‘Beni Schichihenge’ certainly lives up to that with every season!* Accent tree* Impressive colors* Dwarf .
Intense, Wine-Red Color / Perfect for Smaller SpacesThe Fireglow Japanese Maple, Acer p. ‘Fireglow’, is an impressive, vigorous, reliable tree that burns fire-red! It has an upright tree to shrub shape with many slender dark red shoots. Reaching 6-10 feet, it makes an excellent garden or container plant.’Fireglow’ has leaves that are not as deeply divided as ‘Bloodgood’, but they have a deeper more intense wine-red leaf color that continues well into the heat of summer. In early fall, the foliage becomes purple-red suffused with green. Since it does not get as tall or widespread as ‘Bloodgood’, it is ideal for those smaller tight spaces. It is easy to grow, and adapts to most conditions and likes well-drained, humus-rich soil; thrives well in hot, sunny conditions. It is best to feed it once a year with a slow release fertilizer.’Fireglow’ is so named because the sun can shine through the leaves for a blazing color accent! For deep, rich color in an easy to grow ornamental tree that fits into almost any space, you need to buy Fireglow Japanese Maple. Get yours today!* Easy to grow* Intense leaf color* Thrives in full sun* Excellent container plant.
The Japanese Red Maple tree, Acer Palmatum Autropurpeum, is by far, one of the most popular ornamental plants in the plant kingdom!This small deciduous tree is a very showy, versatile species. Japanese Red Maple trees are used as a single specimen or in borders or groupings.This plant can be a single-stemmed small tree or multi-stemmed shrub. The Japanese Red Maple tree is also used to create a unique bonsai tree.The classic Japanese Red Maple has red-purple leaves which turn a brilliant red in autumn. This tree is more green than red in late summer, but remains beautiful throughout the growing season. The Japanese Red Maple tree prospers in full sun and moist well drained soils.* Versatile* Showy* Bonsai tree .
The Japanese Maple Red Dragon, Acer pd. ‘Red Dragon’, will turn heads with its bold color, open branch system, and distinctive foliage!Its vivid purple foliage holds well until it changes into an outstanding flaming scarlet in the fall. It keeps its tremendous deep color in sun or shade, better than any other laceleaf maples.A hardy and vigorous grower, (one foot per year) ‘Red Dragon’ has a dwarf growth habit, is well branched with a cascading mound, and reaches a height of 5-6 feet in 10 years.‘Red Dragon’ does need some protection from cold wind and summer drought. It thrives in moist well-drained soil, but can tolerate a variety of soil conditions. Not drought tolerant, Red Dragon requires regular watering, especially in the first five years.With its bold colors and unique foliage, this outstanding Japanese Maple ‘Red Dragon’ is a perfect choice for a small garden, rock garden, or as a container plant!* Distinctive foliage* Amazing colors* Needs moisture.
Gorgeous tree small enough for your favorite container!Sometimes ‘new’ trends are actually ‘old’ trends in fresh clothes. Sometimes they are really old trends – like 1,000 year old trends. Take the latest fascination with smaller plants suited for smaller, urban gardens. You’ll see this trend popping up in every magazine, paper and lifestyle show right now. It makes sense. People are downsizing, moving back to cities, cultivating smaller gardens. Smaller plants are needed to fill this niche. Some plants are ‘engineered’. Some are discovered. Some are rediscovered. Take the Dwarf Japanese Maple (Acer palmatum) for instance.This is not a new plant…not by any stretch of the imagination. The first mention of them in Japanese literature is from the 7th century. (That’s seventh, as in a long, long time ago.) They were first brought into cultivation in Europe in 1820. (Also a long, long time ago.) So to say that these plants are becoming trendy now is almost laughable. But they are enjoying a fresh resurgence and a whole new group of admirers.And what’s not to admire? Delicate leaves, beautiful shapes, stunning colors. They provide an instantly refined look in your garden bed or patio container.Do you need a tree as a focal point? A tree that will accent your entry or will bring attention to a special feature of your house? Dwarf Japanese Maples will do the job like no other tree can. They typically only grow to 8 feet tall and just as wide, and that takes many years. They will happily live in a container for their entire lives. These lovely trees are prized by landscape designers, and are adaptable ornamental trees.Dwarf Japanese Maples are an easy and satisfying way to hop on the latest trend of smaller plants…even if it has been a couple thousand years in the making! Buy yours from us today! * Adaptable* Drought Tolerant* Three Seasons of Color * Container perfect* Sun or shade.
Cascading foliage brings your garden to life!Professional garden designers know that there are several elements at play in making a successful garden. Two of the top necessities are mystery and movement. Tamukeyama Japanese Maples gives you both!Also known as laceleaf & cutleaf Japanese maples, Tamukeyama Japanese Maple Tree (Acer palmatum var. dissectum ‘Tamukeyama) covers itself in beautiful, deeply cut plum-colored foliage from spring to fall. And when we say “covers itself”, we mean from top to bottom – the branches droop down to the ground completely obscuring the trunk. In a pot or raised bed by a wall or a pond the branches will even extend beyond the bottom of the trunk like the train of a royal kimono.This supremely graceful ornamental weeping Japanese maple tree will turn heads in your garden. Tamukeyama is a statement tree. Plant it where it can be enjoyed every day by you and your visitors. The Tamukeyama Japanese Maple is a slow grower. It tends to be dwarf, growing only 6-10 feet tall but 10 -12 feet wide. Its size and weeping habit make it work in any sized garden, in sun or shade.Tamukeyama Japanese Maple is a designer’s delight and will make your home landscape look like a professional did it!* Designer favorite * Holds leaf color in the shade * Colorful red bark in winter * Also known as laceleaf & curleaf japanese mapleFor Iron ChlorosisMaple Tree Galls.