Plant Catalog - ACER P PIXIE
ACER P PIXIE
Acer palmatum 'Pixie'
Pixie Japanese Maple
A small and dense deciduous tree with deeply lobed palmate leaves. Springtime foliage emerges bright red and then holds a dark purple throughout the summer. In fall, foliage takes on passionate shades of fiery scarlet. 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: 5 - 7 feet high and wide
Light needs: partial sun to dappled shade
Water needs: regular water