The 'Ukigumo' is a special variety of the Japanese maple. You just can't take your eyes off the fascinating leaves of this little tree. This maple has green leaves with white and pink spots. Some leaves have no markings, while others can be either plain white or pink. The leaves turn orange and red in autumn. Throughout the winter, Ukigumo has no leaves, but as soon as spring arrives its beautiful leaves reappear. You can enjoy this beautiful plant every single year!
Acer palmatum 'Ukigumo' is a slow growing plant which is ideal for smaller gardens or on the balcony. It does not require much care. The Ukigumo prefers a spot in the semi-shade. This way, its roots and leaves will not be burned by the sun. The Acer prefers well-drained soil. Regularly water the maple, especially during dry periods. Japanese maples can best be planted from March to the beginning of November. In this period the soil is warmer and the plants can root well.
Upon delivery, the plant has a height of 50 to 60cm (measured pot included). The plant is delivered in a pot with a diameter of 19cm.