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. Needs slightly acidic soil.
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