Acer palmatum 'Koto-no-ito'
More About Acer palmatum 'Koto-no-ito'
- Finely cut, long, strap-like leaves
- Foliage is apple green in colour for the summer
- Excellent yellow to orange fall colour
- Rounded, dense habit
- Unusual upright cutleaf cultivar
'Koto-no-ito' means "harp strings".
Koto-no-ito Japanese Maple Growing and Maintenance Tips
Best planted in a well-drained soil with high organic matter. Japanese maples are grown as specimen trees or multi-stemmed plants. Any pruning should be done in summer. Mulch well, but avoid heaping mulch against the stem. Most cultivars need full sun or light afternoon shade.
Acer palmatum 'Koto-no-ito' Characteristics
Soil MoistureMoist to Average
Average to Dry Soils