Plant Catalog - ACER P SANGO KAKU
ACER P SANGO KAKU
Acer palmatum 'Sango Kaku'
Coral Bark Japanese Maple
A vase-shaped deciduous tree with striking coral-red branches and twigs in the winter. Deeply-lobed palmate leaves are green with thin red margins throughout summer. Autumn foliage is golden-yellow. 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: 20 - 25 feet high and 15 - 20 feet wide
Light needs: partial sun to dappled shade
Water needs: regular water