Small upright tree with green leaves edged with cream and pink. In fall white edges become crimson. Best in partial shade.
ACER palmatum ‘Butterfly’ – Butterfly Japanese Maple
Small upright tree with green leaves edged with cream and pink. In fall, white edges become crimson. Fall colors include yellow, red-purple and bronze. Flowers appear in April and then samaras ripen in September-October. This stunning tree is best used for around the home, for the garden, as a border or screen. Native to Japan, Korea, and China.
Sun: Full Sun/Part Shade
Soil: Moist, Slightly Acidic, Well-drained
Size: Height 7-12ft., Width 4-8ft.
Flower: Reddish-purple, Insignificant
Bloom Time: April
Attributes: Great Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Tolerant to Rabbit