Acer palmatum Pixie
(syn. A. p. var. atropurpureum Pixie)
Pixie Japanese Maple
- Broadleaf deciduous tree, released as a dwarf, but more likely a semi-dwarf, 10 ft (~3 m) or more high, dense,
twigy canopy. Similar to 'Bloodgood', but it is denser. Leaves have typical
A. palmatum leaf shape, dark red-purple, and reportedly holds this color into the middle of summer;
red fall color.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 5. Released by Buchholz & Buchholz Nursery, Gaston, Oregon.