- Colour in Spring: bright white, with pink and green blushes
- Colour in Autumn: yellow-orange
- Shape: bush
- Characteristics: slow growth
In spring the leaves are bright white, with pink and green blushes.
By summer they are green with white markings and pink tips.
In autumn the leaves turn yellow-orange.
The name Uki gumo means “floating cloud”, because of the white colour of the leaves.
Ukigumo has a slow growing habit and it can reach up to 5 m in height.