Photo Courtesy of Iseli Nursery

Acer palmatum 'Katsura'

Maple, Japanese Katsura

Acer palmatum ‘Katsura’ is one of the first Japanese Maples to leaf out in spring. This small, upright, dwarf tree sports small, five-lobed leaves that start out brilliant yellow-orange and turn to rich green. In fall, a phenomenal display of pastel yellow and orange prevails.

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15 ft


12 ft

Hardiness Zone:


Acer palmatum 'Katsura' Characteristics


  • Mass Plant
  • Specimen

Critter Resistance

  • Rabbit Resistant


  • Sun Tolerant
  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Moist