Plant Catalog - ACER P SUMMER GOLD 7
ACER P SUMMER GOLD 7
Acer palmatum 'Summer Gold'
Summer Gold Japanese Maple
A deciduous tree with an upright, spreading form. Deeply-dissected palmate leaves divide into many pointed lobes. Light green leaves emerge in spring, turn sun-tolerant golden-yellow in summer, and finally change to bright yellow in fall. Inconspicuous spring flowers are followed by pairs of samaras. Needs slightly acidic soil.
USDA zones: 5 - 8
Sunset zones: A3; 2b - 10, 12, 14 - 24
Mature size: 12 feet high and wide
Light needs: partial sun to dappled sun
Water needs: regular