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Japanese Maple

This lovely accent tree is prized for its beautiful deep reddish-purple leaf color and rounded form. Makes a magnificent specimen or a perfect small landscape tree for entrances or patios. Attractive fall color extends the season. Virtually care-free.

Companion Plants

Eastern Redbud

Flowering Pear


Plant Details

  • Common name

    Japanese Maple

  • Botanical name

    Acer palmatum

  • Variety


  • Zone

    USDA Zone 5 (-20°F) to USDA Zone 8 (10°F).

  • Light

    Part sun

  • Height

    15-25' (4.5-7.5 m)

  • Habit


  • Feed

    In spring

  • Water


  • Bloom Time

    No Bloom

  • Maintenance

    Protect from winter winds