Coral Bark Japanese Maple Tree

Coral Bark Japanese Maple Tree

Coral Bark Japanese Maple Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Acer palmatum
Hardiness Zones:   6 to 8
Growth_Rate:   Moderate to slow
Site Requirements:   Sun to modest shade; prefers moist well drained soil but tolerates a range of soil types including sand and heavy clay; drought tolerant
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Rounded
Height:   20 to 25'
Weight:   15 to 20'
Leaf:   Opposite, simple palmate leaves with 7 narrow pointed lobes; yellow gold fall color
Flower/Fruit:   --
Comments:    Coral red winter bark; color intensifies in cold weather to almost salmon; best color in full sun; sometimes mistakenly called 'Corallinum'
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   Additional