Acer palmatum 'Butterfly'

Butterfly Japanese Maple


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Very desirable variegated form with dainty blue-green leaves edged in white. In spring each a pink tinge overlays the leaf. Slow growing and a bushy habit make it great for growing in containers.

This variety has a tendency to revert to green foliage with no variegation. These branches can be cut out or left on till next spring when they will leaf out with the standard variegation.

Zone: 5 - 8
Exposure: Sun Partial Shade
Shape: Broad Upright
Height x Width: 12' x 7' 
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Attributes: Fall Color
Foliage & Bloom Colors
Foliage Color: Variegated
Fall Color: Red/Pink

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