Plant Catalog - ACER P SHARPS PYGMY
ACER P SHARPS PYGMY
Acer palmatum 'Sharp's Pygmy'
Sharp's Pygmy Japanese Maple
A dwarf deciduous tree with tiny palmate leaves. Leaf arrangements are very compact and dense, which gives the tree a very rounded form. Rich green leaves turn orange to scarlet in fall. Small, inconspicuous flowers in spring are followed by pairs of samaras. Needs slightly acidic soil, pH 5.5 - 6.5.
USDA zones: 5 - 8
Sunset zones: A3, 2b - 10, 12, 14 - 24
Mature size: 3 - 5 feet high and wide
Light needs: partial sun to dappled shade
Water needs: regular water