This tree is one of the 150 trees initially included in the arboretum to coincide with the campus's 150th anniversary celebration.
Japan, China, Korea
Mature Height and Width:
15-30 feet by 15-30 feet
Japanese maple attracts attention, compensating for its small size with its stunning red and palm-shape leaves. Japanese gardens often use this species as a feature plant, given its natural beauty, responsiveness to shaping with diligent pruning.