Acer palmatum 'Butterfly'

Acer palmatum 'Butterfly'

Vernacular name:
Family: Sapindaceae

Small erect tree with leaves cut into 5 lobes, green with margins of white and pink. Height 3m.

Only on order


Trees and shrubs

Leaf color

  • Cream
  • Variegated
  • Cardinal red
  • Green

Ground type

  • Acidic
  • Limestone
  • Neutral


Zone 5: from -29°C to -23°C

Interesting plant

  • In spring


2 to 3m
1 to 2m


  • Sheltered winds
  • Part shade

Use in the garden

  • Bonzai
  • Isolated
  • Massif
  • Parterre
  • Pot and tray (terrace and balcony)
  • Rockery

Notable interests:

  • Foliage