Plant Catalog - ACER P BENI OTAKE
ACER P BENI OTAKE
ACER PALMATUM 'BENI OTAKE'
RED BAMBOO JAPANESE MAPLE
A vase-shaped, deciduous tree that becomes more rounded with maturity. Star-like palmate leaves divide into 5 to 9 pointed lobes. Red spring foliage turns bronze to green in summer and crimson in fall. Inconspicuous spring flowers are followed by pairs of samaras.
USDA zones: 5 - 8
Sunset zones: A3, 2b - 10, 12, 14 - 24
Mature size: 15 - 20 feet high and wide
Light needs: partial sun to dappled sun
Water needs: regular water
Soil needs: slightly acidic