A beautiful oriental look with bamboo-like leaves. New leaves are bright-red all season. Deeply-dissected, narrow-lobed foliage that glows in the sun. Leaves turn scarlet in autumn. A small, spreading tree that is perfect for a smaller garden. Acer palmatum ‘Beni-otake’ (Japanese Maple) is a deciduous tree that grows at a moderate rate to reach 3m (H) x 3m (W) in 10 years.