'Kihachijo' is one of the nicest Japanese maples for a consistent golden fall color.  It is a well branched upright maple with attractive green foliage in spring and summer. 


Light green in spring

Medium green in summer

Bright yellow to gold in fall


Upright and moderately vigorous

Approximate mature size:

15 to 20 feet tall

15 to 20 feet wide

Fowler Maples