Plant Catalog - ACER P SHINDESHOJO
ACER P SHINDESHOJO
Acer palmatum 'Shindeshojo'
Shindeshojo Japanese Maple
A rounded, shrubby deciduous tree with a strong branching habit. Deeply-lobed, palmate leaves emerge in sensational cherry red and then turn to light green in summer. Autumn gives way to orange and red foliage. 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: 7 - 10 feet high and wide
Light needs: partial sun to dappled shade
Water needs: regular water