A small, spreading, spectacular grower with pendulous side branches. These branches will eventually cascade to the ground. Bright-green leaves are deeply-cut and lobed. Glowing orange-red autumn leaves. Protect from hot drying winds. Acer palmatum ‘Omurayama’ (Japanese Maple) is a deciduous tree that grows at a moderate rate to reach 2.5m (H) x 2.5m (W) in 10 years.