Hagoromo meaning 'feathered mantle' the feathery singular lobes attach to the stem without a petiole creating an unusual textural effect. Bright sunny yellow orange spring changes to pale green in the summer and orange and red for the fall. Upright somewhat narrow form. An interesting addition to any garden, a must have for collectors.
In spring 'Higasa yama' may be one of the most exciting and colorful trees you will ever see. In summer it will go totally green. In late summer 'Higasa yama' will send out long runners of new growth with solid green leaves much larger and differently shaped than the typical leaves. These limbs will usually put out typical leaves the next spring if not they should be removed. Fall color can be quite dramatic with reds oranges and yellows.
Hubb's Red Willow is a rich dark burgundy upright maple with long narrow lobes that are slightly incised, giving this small tree a willowy delicate appearance. 'Hubb's Red Willow' is one of the more heat tolerant maples of the linearilobum group even tolerating full sun in all but the hottest climates. Very vigorous and vase shaped when young it slows down with age forming a beautiful round topped small tree.
the spring foliage is a rich red colour, slightly on the orange side, and lasts into the summer. the leaves become a rich purplishbrown with tiny and irregular green spos. these colours intensify in late summer and fall, the midrib of each lobe remains a distinctly contasting yellow greenwhile the leaves turn to yellows, oranges and red in the fall.
This dwarf variety displays small pointed leaves. In spring, the leaves have a red to burgundy margin and during the summer they turn vivid green. Good choice as bonsaï or for a rock garden. Needs winter protection.
Koto maru is a charming little maple with tiny leaves that are spectacular when they emerge lime green bordered with pink-red margins in spring. It will become a compact and dense shrub with an orange to red autumn color.
Low-branching tree with an upright habit. Linear leaf type with emerging leaves extremely narrow almost hair like. The second push of foliage is still narrow but more typical of strap leaf maples this makes for a very interesting combination of textures unlike anything in the Maple family. It is a clear bright green in color turning yellow in the fall. Provide with a fresh, well drained soil. Prefers areas protected from winds.