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Shaina Japanese maple

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Japanese Maple 'Shaina'

Acer palmatum 'Shaina'



'Shaina' is an outstanding little dwarf tree with beautiful dense foliage. This cultivar grows upright and has two toned red foliage that sits upon short shoots. 'Shaina' grows into a globe shaped tree that reaches a height of 5 ft. in approximately 10 years (continues to grow from this point forward). The leaves emerge bright red in the spring, become a dark purple red for the summer, and turn a bright crimson color in the fall. 'Shaina' holds its tremendous color through the summer and into the beginning of the fall season. Experts say that 'Shaina' originated as a sport from the colorful 'Bloodgood', Japanese maple. 

Awards: Award of Garden Merit from the Royal Horticultural Society in 1993. 


Country of Origin:United States- 1960
: "Award of Garden Merit" from the Royal Horticultural Society.
First Propagated : Shaina originated as a sport from the colorful 'Bloodgood' Japanese maple.

 Note Shaina's branching down to ground level, making an excellent dignified hedge plant.  


'Shaina' Japanese Maple
From the Leaves and Petals Japanese Maple Collection
Genus    Acer palmatum 'Shaina'
Hardiness    Zone 5 - 9
Height    Up to 10'+ (reaches only 5' in first ten years)
Form    Upright
Color    Red
Group    Palma
Effects    General
Container    yes
Bonsai    -
Rockery    yes
Companion    yes
Light    sun

 Forms a dense, globe shaped shrub up to 10'+ tall (smaller in container) - which makes it ideal for container culture and for rock gardens. It is a very reliable plant and has become quite popular.

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Our Japanese Maple trees are grown and shipped in containers. They ARE NOT recent transplants into larger size containers to give the illusion of a larger tree, but rather trees that have grown and filled their current container size. They have been meticulously maintained and pruned in order to provide our customers with a plant that is healthy, strongly rooted, well branched - all in proportion. We invite you to compare our plants and prices.

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