Kagiri nishiki

One of the most reliable variegated Japanese maples, 'Kagiri nishiki' has a good combination of consistent color and strong growth.  It is similar to 'Beni shichihenge', but slightly more pink and less coral in the leaf margin during the spring. 


Light green with pink to cream margins in spring

Grey green with cream to white margins in summer

Orange red in fall


Strongly upright

Moderate growth rate

Approximate mature size:

12 to 18 feet tall

8 to 12 feet wide

Fowler Maples