Its upright and narrow growth makes Acer palmatum 'Silhouette' the ideal Japanese maple for big ánd small gardens. In addition to its elegant shape, ‘Silhouette’ has been selected for its lovely colours. In spring you will see fresh green leaves, which later colour to warm green. In autumn, Silhouette impresses with its bright, orange-red foliage colour.This vigorously growing maple becomes 5m high and 1.4m wide. ‘Silhouette’ is winter hardy to -22° degrees Celsius and insensitive to diseases. Put in well-drained, humus-rich soil in semi-shade or full sun. ‘Silhouette’ gives a stylish, vertical effect to your garden. With a vivid burst of colour! Perfect as solitary, in shrub borders or in a container on your terrace. Also suitable as avenue planting. ‘Silhouette’ is a great addition to every type of garden!

Key Points

Changes in foliage colour
Pyramidal, upright growth
Insensitive to diseases
  • Awards

    Acer palmatum Silhouette winner of:
    • Gold Medal GrootGroenPlus 2019
      Acer Silhouette with nursery