acer palmatum: ukigumo
aka the ‘floating cloud’ maple
- a small, slow-growing deciduous tree
- divided, palmately lobed foliage
- mottled and variegated leaves
- white and green, pink tinged in Spring
- orange-red in Autumn
Purchased this Acer over a decade ago – it has been trouble free though always has a touch of leaf scorch. It’s slow growth makes it ideal for pots.
Spring 2021 – potted up to slightly larger size.