An instant impact cultivar that refuses to be ignored. The highly colored foliage promotes bold streaks, splashes and speckling of pink and white tones against a medium green underlay. The pattern is unique and stands out in the endless world of Japanese maple selections. Not to be forgotten, vibrant twigs that combine scarlet, orange and pink tones add a winter dimension to the game. This was one of the most impressive and talked about maples at a recent Maples Society Symposium.