Acer palmatum var. dissectum (Green Dragon Japanese Maple)
Acer palmatum 'Seiryu' - Green Dragon Japanese Maple
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Acer palmatum var. dissectum 'Seiryu'

Green Dragon Japanese Maple

Plant Type: Tree

In the early spring it leafs out with a lush bright green. The fall color of 'Seiryu' encompasses shades of light to deep scarlet red. 

  • Compact and rounded, mounding habit
  • Wonderful focal point in any garden
  • Good fall color

'Seiryu' is a great addition to any landscape as a border or specimen tree by adding a unique, exotic look. Green Dragon grows relatively fast for a Japanese maple. 

Size Plant SKU Size      
#07 4-5' HT   Please Login for Ordering
#10 6-7' HT LR   Please Login for Ordering

Mature Height:

15-20 ft

Mature Spread:

12-18 ft



Additional Information About Acer palmatum var. dissectum 'Seiryu':

The name ‘Seiryu’ means blue-green dragons. 

Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Green Dragon Japanese Maple is tolerant of many soil types but prefers moist, well-drained in dappled shade.  It can be grown as a specimen tree or multistem.  Mulch well, but avoid heaping mulch against the stem.

Acer palmatum var. dissectum 'Seiryu' Characteristics & Attributes:

Attracts Songbirds
Part Shade
Part Sun
Average Water
Fast Growing
Great Foliage
Landscape Characteristics
Foliage Color
Specialty Use
Woodland Garden
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Foliage Color
Focal Point