Acer palmatum Jiro shidare
'Jiro shidare' is a weeping maple with regular palmatum leaves. Spring color brings a yellow-green with bronze tips, then changing to green for summer. Fall color is orange and crimson. The growth habit of 'Jiro shidare' is erect when young. Its shoots are long and pendulous which weep back to the ground. This maple can reach 8 feet and is perfect for small gardens.