An improved selection of the snakebark maple, similar to Acer conspicuum ‘Esk Flamingo’ but with better autumn colouring of bright-orange. A very showy tree through summer with new growth a bright-pink. The leaves are a blend of pink, white, and green. The branches arch and cascade to form a fountain of colourful foliage. A small tree with a low spreading habit. Acer gracefield (Snakebark Maple) is a deciduous tree that grows at a moderate rate to reach 2.5m (H) x 2m (W) in 10 years.