Plant Catalog - ACER SHIRASAWANUM MOONRISE
ACER SHIRASAWANUM MOONRISE
ACER SHIRASAWANUM 'MOONRISE', 'MUNN'S MOONRISE'
MOONRISE FULLMOON MAPLE
A slow-growing deciduous tree with a low-branching growth habit. Circular, multi-lobed leaves emerge bright red in spring and turn yellow-green in summer. Fall foliage is a showy display of orange-yellow-red. Reddish-purple spring flowers give way to red samaras, which point upward. More sun-tolerant than 'Aureum.' Can tolerate full shade.
USDA zones: 5 - 8
Sunset zones: 3b - 6, 14 - 16
Mature size: 10 - 15 feet high and wide
Light needs: partial sun to partial shade
Water needs: regular water
Soil needs: slightly acidic, pH 5.5 - 6.5