Acer palmatum ‘Caroline’

Acer palmatum 'Caroline'

Acer palmatum Caroline

Acer palmatum ‘Caroline’ found and introduce

by Dick van der Maat Japanese maple nursery

Acer palmatum ‘Caroline’ is  an upright, but spreading round-headed small tree, it will grow rather fast as a young plant.

The young emerging leaves are a light green with whitish pink-tinged variegation,

the colours gradually darkening to a dark grey-green with bright pink variegation in patches of varying sizes.

The leaf margins have very conspicuous uneven toothing.

It is one of the few variegates which trives in full sun.