Plant Catalog - ACER P KATSURA
ACER P KATSURA
Acer palmatum 'Katsura'
Katsura Japanese Maple
A compact deciduous tree with dense foliage. Small, palmate leaves emerge in chartreuse with orange margins, then mature to bright green in summer. Fall foliage turns to yellow and orange. 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: 10 - 12 feet high and wide
Light needs: full sun to part shade
Water needs: regular water