Acer palmatum 'Dissectum Inaba Shidare'

Acer palmatum 'Dissectum Inaba Shidare'

A striking dark foliaged ‘laceleaf’ weeping Japanese maple that retains burgundy-black foliage well through summer. A robust small tree for small sheltered garden sites. Possibly has the darkest foliage colour of the Atropurpureum Group.
  • Top 10 Trees
  • Full Sun
  • Part Sun
  • Weeping
  • Mulching
  • Genus

    Acer

  • Species

    palmatum

  • Variety Type

    Ornamental

  • Variety

    Weeping Maple

  • Growth Rate

    Moderate.

  • Foliage

    Very dark purple to burgundy-black, lustrous leaves, deeply incised with seven deeply serrated lobes, slightly wider than most A. palmatum 'Dissectum Atropurpureum' cultivars. Petioles dark burgundy-red. Autumn colour is crimson.

  • Bark

    Young branches dark burgundy-red.

  • Ornamental Fruit

    Rarely seen.

  • Tree Habit

    Dense, rounded with pendulous branches.

  • Flowers

    Insignificant red flowers.

  • Height (m)

    2

  • Width (m)

    2