The Acer palmatum “FG1” is a Japanese Maple and originating from the Far East (Japan, Korea, Taiwan and China), commonly called Japanese Red Maple. Medium to slow growth habit with rounded crown. Red flowers gather in small clusters , beautiful ornamental foliage with small leaves that in autumn take on a dark red colour but are bright red in summer. Hardy to cold (up to -15 ° C) prefers rich and well drained soils. It does not require a lot of space and can also be placed in half-shade corner areas.