This is an extremely compact dwarf Japanese maple.
The twisting green leaves have a salmon-pink appearance in the early spring.
The habit is extremely compact, with the leaves layering.
During the summer these leaves turn to a dark green.
In autum, the foliage turns to an orange-red colors.
It is a very slow grower to approximately 1.5 metres.
It has a common name of the "Dragon's Head Maple.".