Plant Catalog - ACER P MOONFIRE
ACER P MOONFIRE
ACER PALMATUM 'MOONFIRE'
MOONFIRE JAPANESE MAPLE
A broadly rounded deciduous tree with palmate leaves that divide into 5 to 9 pointed lobes. Purple-red new growth turns scarlet red in the fall. Inconspicuous spring flowers are followed by pairs of samaras. Tolerates full sun better than most other maples.
USDA zones: 5 - 8
Sunset zones: A3; 2b - 10, 12, 14 - 24
Mature size: 10 - 14 feet high and wide
Light needs: partial to full sun
Water needs: regular water
Soil needs: slightly acidic