Grown from seed at Kaede Bonsai-en, these trees are well established in 2 1/4" containers.
Common Name(s): Trident Maple, Kaede
Latin Name: Acer buergeranium
Type: Deciduous broad-leaf
Native to: China, Taiwan, Japan
Climate: Hardy in Zones 5-9, the trident maple has a much wider range of tolerable climates than the Japanese maple.
Care: Defoliating in mid-summer can help promote backbudding and reduce leaf size.
Size: 8-12"Notes: This is a deciduous tree and therefore will not have foliage during the winter.