Upright Japanese Maple Trees belong to the Acer palmatum family and are prized for their upright, compact growth habit and distinctively beautiful leaves. Japanese maple tree varieties can be divided into weeping and upright varieties (not weeping) which you will find for sale here.
Collection and cultivation of these exquisite trees began hundreds of years ago in Japan, and continues around the world today. As a result there are a huge variety of upright Japanese maple trees available, each with its own unique characteristics. They offer a wide range of leaf shapes as well as colours, including shades of green, red, purple, and even variegated (multicoloured) varieties. The upright growth habit sets them apart from other maple tree varieties, adding a vertical element to a garden.
<details><summary>Read More</summary>Upright Japanese Maple Trees make exceptional focal points in gardens or as standalone features in your yard. Their compact size makes them suitable for smaller spaces, such as courtyards or patios. They do not have invasive roots, so you can plant them near walkways, entrances, buildings or windows and to enjoy their beauty up close. They also thrive in partially shaded areas, making them an excellent choice for gardens with dappled sunlight or which are shaded part of the day by surrounding buildings. They are also one of the best trees to grow in pots and containers.
These trees provide year-round interest, with their leaves turning vibrant hues in autumn. Their delicate foliage and elegant form create a peaceful and serene atmosphere, perfect for enhancing the aesthetics of your Melbourne or Victorian home. A Japanese maple (or several) are almost a must for a Japanese style garden, and also makes a beautiful small feature tree for many other garden styles.