Plant Catalog - ACER P D RED DRAGON
ACER P D RED DRAGON
Acer palmatum dissectum 'Red Dragon'
Red Dragon Laceleaf Japanese Maple
An upright, weeping deciduous tree with a mounding form. Lacy, deeply-lobed palmate leaves divide into 7 to 11 pointed lobes. Leaves are deep purple and turn bright red in the fall. Inconspicuous spring flowers 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: 7 - 12 feet high and wide
Light needs: partial sun to dappled sun
Water needs: regular water