Are You an OAN Member? Manage Your Profile
Not a Member Yet? Join the OAN

Willamette Nurseries, Inc. (November 20, February 21, May 21, August 21) Hochstein Nursery LLC Bowers Forest Products Martels Nursery Inc. Eshraghi Nursery Jiffy Growing Solutions Anderson Die & Manufacturing Hochstein Nursery Hochstein Nursery LLC Willamette Nurseries, Inc. (September 20, January 21, May 21) Leonard Adams Insurance Inc.

Plant Details

Acer palmatum 'Sazanami'

Japanese Maple
Zone: 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b, 10a, 10b
Exposure: Part Shade
Plant Category: Shade & Flowering Trees
Height: Minimum 10 feet , Maximum 15 feet
Report a problem

MATSUMURAE, green. An unusual quality of this cultivar is the sharply pointed leaves with saw toothed edges. The leaf lobes are separated over half the distance to the center. In spring, the foliage color is light orange-red with contrasting green veins. Later in summer, the leaves become rich green and turn to gold in autumn. The tree is rather slow growing, forming a compact, bushy shape. A very special tree, not often seen.

Rating: Thumbs Up No votes yet (Please login to add your rating.)


Submitted by Ref: on 11/8/2012 4:29 PM

Not common in collections but a charming plant (Vertrees); the Japanese name means "ruffles" because the shade pattern for the finely tapered 7-lobed leaves of this 15-18' shrub is most delightful. Sun-PSh/Med


Please login or Register to leave a comment.

1 Nurseries Carry This Plant:

Listing Key

Name City/State Email Phone Prod Type Availability
Don Schmidt Nursery Inc. Boring, OR Email now 503-668-4659 BB: 1