Acer Palmatum ‘Senkaki’
6 metres at maturity
5 metres at maturity (broadly spreading)
Slow to moderate
Neat, vase shaped formation.
Deciduous. Leaves are rounded with serrated margins. Brilliant leaf colour variation of yellow with an orange/apricot edging.
Insignificant small red to purple flowers in Spring.
Preferred growing conditions:
Sun to moderate shade.
Prefers moist, well drained soil but will tolerate a range of soil types including sand and heavy clay.
Drought tolerant but does not prefer hot summer winds.
An elegant and highly regarded species, particularly popular for its striking coral stems in the winter and superb leaf colour variation in the autumn.
* All dimensions are indicative