Pre Bonsai Aoba jo 2-3 yrs (#301)
This Aoba jo Acer palmatum Japanese maple is ideal for Bonsai since the grafting scars are minimal and very low. Aoba jo is a delightful green dwarf Japanese maple whose name means “beautiful green leaves”. Hardy and strong growing, Aoba jo has very nice fall colors of yellow, orange and finally turning to scarlet. This maple is 2-3 yrs old, 1 gallon plant. Aoba jo is a small tree that if planted out in the landscape will reach about 3′.
This plant has interesting nebari (visible/surface roots) that would make a perfect bonsai.