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.
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
Soil needs: slightly acidic, pH 5.5 - 6.5