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Acer palmatum 'Murasaki kiyohime'

Botanical Name: 
Acer palmatum 'Murasaki kiyohime'
Common Name: 
Japanese Maple
Family: 
Sapindaceae

Acer palmatum 'Murasaki kiyohime' is a small deciduous tree or shrub that grows to about four to six feet tall.It is hardy in USDA Zones 5 - 9. Our specimens are grown in part sun and appear to perform well.

'Murasaki kiyohime' is in the Dwarf Group. It has a rounded habit. The leaves emerge as a yellow-green with red margins. As the leaves mature, they age to green, sometimes with subtle white markings on the green. Fall color is yellow, but can also include orange and pinks as well. It is recommended as a bonsai plant.

Garden(s):

Fountain Gardens
Welcome Center Plaza
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USDA Zone: 
5-9
Leaves: 
Deciduous
Stems: 
Woody
Hardiness: 
Hardy
Longevity: 
Perennial
Genus: 
Acer
Specific Epithet: 
palmatum
Cultivar Name: 
Murasaki kiyohime
Interspecific Hybrid Flag: 
No

References

Plant Inventory

Plant ID Garden Bed Source
2013-0174 Fountain Gardens FG09 Ash Japanese Maple Farm
2013-0175 Welcome Center Plaza WCP03 Ash Japanese Maple Farm

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Hours

Brookgreen Gardens is open daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
For their safety and the safety of our animal collection, pets are not allowed, nor can they be left in vehicles inside Brookgreen.
Service animals that have received special training to assist disabled persons are welcome. Animals whose sole function is to provide comfort or emotional support do not qualify as service animals under the ADA.

Tickets

Daily General Admission Tickets for 7 consecutive days
Children 3 and under
Free
Children 4-12
$10
Adults 13-64
$18
Seniors 65 & Over
$16

Location

1931 Brookgreen Drive

Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

Off US Highway 17 Bypass, between Murrells Inlet and Pawleys Island

843-235-6000