Area of origin: Japan, China and Korea. Adult Dimensions: Height up to 8 m, width up to 8m (26.3'). Foliage: Deciduous Soil Type: Deep and moist, rich in organic matter. Dislikes lime. Hardiness: Hardy to -17°C. Dislikes frosts in spring, cold winds or an atmosphere too dry. Exposure: Shade and semi-shade.
Properties and uses:
Remarkably coloured foliage in autumn which changes from yellow to orange to red. Planted alone or in a group, in flowerbeds it is a beautiful tree to have in any park or garden. Well known throughout the world for its use in bonsai.