Acer palmatum ‘Sango-kaku,’ commonly known as Coral Bark Maple, is a captivating ornamental tree prized for its unique attributes. With an eventual height of 5-6 metres, this deciduous tree boasts striking coral-red branches that intensify in winter, providing year-round interest. Flourishing in well-drained, moist soil with a preference for slightly acidic to neutral pH, it thrives in partial shade to full sun. Beyond its aesthetic allure, ‘Sango-kaku’ is valued for its graceful, upright growth habit. The vibrant coral bark creates a stunning winter display, making it an exceptional choice for gardeners seeking a harmonious blend of beauty and seasonal interest.