Beni Schichihenge Japanese Maple
While most Japanese maples are prized for their fall color, the ‘Beni Schichihenge’ really shines in spring. This is a variegated semi-dwarf maple that starts out with fresh green leaves edged in white and pink.
Scientific Name: Acer palmatum ‘Beni Schichihenge’
USDA Zone: 5 - 8
Average Height: 10' - 18'
Average Width: 8' - 15'
Sun Exposure: Full sun or open shade
The Japanese translation for ‘Beni Schichihenge’ means ‘red and changing’. The variegation makes every leaf seem unique. The pink fades slightly to a cream color through fall. Fall color is a bright magenta.