Scientific Name: Acer palmatum 'Koto No Ito' Form: Round
Common Name:Koto No Ito maple Texture:Medium - fine
Family Name:SapindaceaeHabit: Dense, Twiggy, Spreading
Plant Type: Tree - deciduous Mature Size (ht. X w.):3 - 5m x 4 - 5m
Origin: Garden origin Hardiness Zone:Zone 6: (-23 to -18 C)
Leaves: Simple, Lobed, Opposite, Soft flexible, Palmate venation, Glabrous, Lanceolate, Other, Double serrate, Pinnately lobed
Flowers: Corymb, Dark-red, Apr
Fruit: Samara, Green, Red, Brown, Sep- Oct, (Persistent)
Exposure: Full sun only if soil kept moist, Part sun/part shade, Filtered shade
Soil or Media: Acidic, Well-drained, Humus rich
Landscape Uses: Accent plant, Container planting, Fall interest, Mixed shrub border, Screening, Shade tree, Small garden/space, Specimen plant, Woodland margin
Key ID Features:Leaves deeply dissected, palmate with 3 to 5 narrow, jagged-edged lance-shaped leaflets (reminiscent of cannabis); samaras persistent, red and green.