Acer palmatum 'Opstal11' (ROYAL GARNET) showcases feathered garnet-colored leaves that transition to the most fiery orange-red hues in the autumn, sometimes even surprising you with a bluish tint. This deciduous Japanese maple stands out with its deeply incised leaves and broad, weeping growth habit. The strong branching and ease of propagation are also highly notable features. ROYAL GARNET starts with an upright, dense growth habit that slowly widens as it reaches five years of age. This plant is protected by plant breeder's rights and was bred by Ron van Opstal Holding BV from Zundert. About Plants BV from Zundert is responsible for commercial distribution of this Acer and has submitted it for novelty testing. Plantipp from IJsselstein represents this variety.