Plant Catalog - ACER P GLOWING EMBERS
ACER P GLOWING EMBERS
Acer palmatum 'Glowing Embers'
Glowing Embers Japanese Maple
A low-branching deciduous tree with palmate leaves that divide into 5 to 9 pointed lobes. Green summer foliage explodes into an array of autumn-induced fiery hues, from fluorescent-yellow to golden-orange to ember-red. Inconspicuous spring flowers are followed by pairs of samaras. More heat and drought-tolerant than most other maples. Needs slightly acidic soil, pH 5.5 - 6.5.
USDA zones: 5 - 8
Sunset zones: A3; 2b - 10, 12, 14 - 24
Mature size: 30 feet high and wide
Light needs: full sun to partial sun
Water needs: moderate to regular water