Acer palmatum ‘Sango kaku’

Common Name: Sango kaku Japanese Maple
Size: 20' tall x 15' wide
Fall Color: Yellow
Bloom: Insignificant
Zone: 5 thru 8


‘Sango-kaku’ is an upright slow-growing vase-shaped tree. Deep pink coloration is what this small tree is known for best. Best pink coloration occurs on young twigs and branches and is most pronounced in winter time. Leaf color is light green in summer and bright yellow-gold in fall. Prefers organically rich moist well-drained soils does best in full sun to partial shade.