Acer rubescens 'Yakushima Nishiki'

Acer rubescens 'Yakushima Nishiki'

Vernacular name: Rubescent maple 'Yakushima bocade'
Family: Sapindaceae

Small maple with light yellow streaked with cream snakeskin bark, the new shoots are pinkish. Green leaves sprayed with cream, yellow and pink. Height of 2.5m.

Only on order


Trees and shrubs

Leaf color

  • Cream
  • Yellow
  • Variegated
  • Pink
  • Green

Ground type

  • Acidic
  • Neutral


Zone 5: from -29°C to -23°C

Interesting plant

  • In spring
  • In winter


2 to 3m
1 to 2m

Flower color

  • Green


  • Sunny

Use in the garden

  • Isolated
  • Park
  • Parterre

Notable interests:

  • Bark
  • Foliage