Acer palmatum 'Shaina'

Dwarf Red Japanese Maple

Deciduous Shrub, Tree

Dwarf, slow growing Japanese maple with dense red foliage. Excellent in a container or in mixed beds.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8

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

Water Needs: Average


Size: 36 - 72 tall x 36 - 48 wide
Shape / Form: Irregular, Upright
Foliage Texture: Fine

Features: Attractive Foliage, Dwarf / Compact Plant, Low Maintenance

Foliage Color: Burgundy / Maroon, Red
Fall Color: Red Orange
Leaf Shape: Palm-shaped

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
Position / Role: mid-plane filler
Plant Behavior: Slow Growing
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite, Great Plant Pick, Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

Plant Combos