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Acer palmatum 'Katsura' - coming into leaf in Spring
  • Acer palmatum 'Katsura' - spring leaves
  • Acer palmatum 'Katsura' - spring leaves
  • Acer palmatum 'Katsura' - coming into leaf in Spring

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Acer palmatum 'Katsura'

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(Japanese Maple) Acer palmatum 'Katsura' is a handsome large shrub or eventually very small tree, grown for its fantastic display of vivid golden-yellow leaves in spring.

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One of the best maples for bright leaf colour in spring, Acer palmatum 'Katsura' has five lobed leaves which emerge golden-yellow, with an orange edge in spring. The leaves gradually fade to a dark green by the middle of summer, before once again turning a rich orange and yellow in autumn just before they fall.

Acer palmatum 'Katsura' will give its best display of colourful leaves in a position with full sun or light, dappled shade and some shelter from strong winds if possible. 


  • Position: Full sun or partial shade.
  • Soil: Well drained, fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Hardy. Acer palmatum 'Katsura' will grow best when planted in an area sheltered from strong winds.
  • Rate of Growth: Slow to moderate.
  • Habit: Acer palmatum 'Katsura'  will eventually grow to be a graceful large, branching shrub.
    • Height: 3 m (10 ft) / up to 2.5 m (8 ft) after 10 years
    • Spread: 3 m (10 ft) / up to 2.5 - 3 m (8 - 10 ft) after 10 years
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How Much Sun
Full Sun, Light Shade
Eventual Size
Shrub - Large
Growing Conditions
Soil: Acid, Soil: Not Fussy
Special Features
Autumn Colour, Foliage - Gold/Yellow, Suitable for Containers