- ornamental shrub or small tree of Japan and Korea with deeply incised leaves; cultivated in many varieties
- An eastern Asian shrub or small tree (Acer palmatum) widely cultivated for its decorative, deeply and palmately lobed, often reddish foliage.
- cutleaved Japanese maple (acer palmatum var. dissectum)
- Acer palmatum 'Atropurpureum'
- Acer palmatum 'Bloodgood'