Plant Catalog - ACER PALMATUM
A low-branching deciduous tree with a vase-like form that broadens to a rounded canopy. Deeply-lobed, palmate leaves are lush green in summer. Fall foliage turns a classic orange-red palette. Tiny, reddish-purple flowers are followed by samaras that develop in late summer to early fall. Needs slightly acidic soil.
USDA zones: 5 - 8
Sunset zones: A3, 2b - 10, 12, 14 - 24
Mature size: 10 - 25 feet high and wide
Light needs: partial to full sun
Water needs: regular water