Acer palmatum 'Shaina'

Dwarf Red Japanese Maple, Shaina Japanese maple

Deciduous Shrub, Tree

Dwarf, slow growing Japanese maple with dense red foliage. Shaina Japanese maple is an excellent choice for growing in a container or as a color accent 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
Foliage Quality: Fine

Features: Dwarf / Compact Plant, Attractive Foliage, 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