Acer palmatum Red Wine (Japanese Maple)
Upright, bushy, deciduous shrub or small tree with bronze-tinted leaves in spring that turn green with red tips. Ht.2.5mt.(8ft.). Leaves turn a lovely orangey-red in autumn. Grow in sun or part shade and fertile, moist, well-drained soil with shelter from cold winds and midday sun. Good for borders, containers and as specimen plant.