Acer palmatum 'Seiryu'

Seiryu Japanese Maple

Deciduous Tree

Acer palmatum 'Seiryu', a finely textured is compact and relatively slow-growing Japanese maple that can be planted in mixed borders or grown in a large container for a number of years. Finely cut foliage is beautiful year-round. Fall color is excellent.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8

Exposure: Part Sun, Part Shade, Filtered Sun, Morning Sun, Open Shade

Water Needs: Average, Regular / Even


Size: 120 - 180 tall x 96 - 120 wide
Shape / Form: Vase
Foliage Texture: Fine
Foliage Quality: Fine

Features: Attractive Foliage, Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Winter Interest

Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Orange, Red Orange

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Container, Mixed Border, Small Gardens, Specimen, Structure / Foundation
Special Situations: Courtyard / Urban Garden

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Fall, Late Spring / Early Summer, Late Summer / Early Fall, Three Seasons of Interest
Position / Role: canopy
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite, Great Plant Pick, Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low, medium

Plant Combos