Acer palmatum 'Black Lace' is a captivating cultivar of Japanese Maple renowned for its dramatic, lacy foliage and dark, moody hues. The deeply dissected leaves emerge a rich, burgundy-red in spring, resembling delicate lace against the landscape. As the seasons progress, 'Black Lace' intensifies in color, with the foliage deepening to a near-black shade, creating a mesmerizing contrast against its surroundings. This maple variety boasts a graceful, cascading form, adding a touch of elegance to gardens, patios, or even containers. With its striking appearance and versatility, Acer palmatum 'Black Lace' makes a bold statement in any garden, captivating observers with its dark allure and timeless beauty. 


Acer palmatum 'Black Lace' 3L

Estimated delivery between 27 -30 May

Free Standard Delivery over £150
Eco Friendly Packaging Materials.
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Product Information

✓ Partial Shade Lover

✓ Beautiful coloured foliage that turns a beautiful red in the autumn

✓ Deciduous Shrub

✓  Bushy Habit

Supplied in a 3L growers pot 

Delivery Options

Delivery information for UK Mainland Deliveries: 

Our price for Standard Delivery is £5.99. This price is the same regardless of how many items you purchase! If you spend £150.00 or above, Standard Delivery is free. Standard Delivery takes 2-6 Working Days. 


Next Working Delivery is £9.99. Please place your order by 2pm Monday – Thursday. Please note deliveries are carried out by a third party courier; therefore, we cannot guarantee our Next Day Delivery Service. During very busy periods, Next Working Day delivery may be temporarily unavailable. 

Postcode and delivery exclusions apply.


Images are used for illustrative purposes only. Due to the maturity of the plant and the time of the year, plants may not arrive looking like our images. 

200cm x 200cm
Full Sun / Partial Shade
well-drained acidic soil
Fully Hardy

Frequently Asked Questions

If you order by 2:00pm Monday - Thursday (Excluding Bank Holidays) and select 'Next Working Day Delivery' we aim to deliver your order on the Next Working Day.

If you select Standard Delivery you will receive your order in 2-5 Working Days from the day your order was placed.

95% of the plants we have in stock on our website can be planted 365 days a year providing the ground is not frozen or waterlogged at time of planting.

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We take the upmost care in selecting and packaging our plants to dispatch.

If you are not 100% happy with your order, please let us know. Ensure that you please return your order back to us within 28 days and we can either issue a refund or send out replacements!

Of course, please contact us on 01706 881 422 to talk to a member of our friendly team.

We do now allow collections under any circumstances, however with our Next Working Day Delivery you can receive your order the very next day* !