A worthy new Japanese Maple introduction, Tsukasa Silhouette has a compact growth habit perfectly suited to modern gardens and landscape settings. Tidy, dark blue-green foliage blazes bright red an excellent fall color display.
Category: Small ornamental tree; deciduous
Hardiness: 6 to 8
Foliage: Tidy, dark blue-green
Fall Color: Bright red
Bark: Smooth gray
Winter Interest: Sculpted winter structure
Texture: Fairly fine
Shape: Narrow proportions
Mature Size: 20' tall by 12' wide
Growth Rate: Slow to medium, depending on water and fertilizer
Adaptability: Foliage is compact, thick, dark green and more heat tolerant than a typical green palmatum.