Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - Moderate growth rate; Vased shaped, multi-stemmed and round headedMature Height - 20-25’ in landscapeMature Width - 20-25’ in landscapeLongevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - greenish flowers are borne in short glabrous racemes in mayFruit - 0.75” long samaras diverge at a right or obtuse angle.Leaf - Opposite, simple, ovate-oblong, 3-5” long, one-half as wide, long acuminate, subcordate to truncate, doubly serrate, glabrous or nearly so at maturity, dark green; petiole-0.5” longFall Color - Leaves change to rich gold and brown in autumn.Bark - Bark is smooth and gray.Other Features - Possible Use - Small lawn treeSeason Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Prefers moist, well drained soil in part shade; Zone (4)5 to 7; pH adaptable. In the wild this tree exists as an under story plant. Can be rooted from August cuttings.Native Habitat - Japan. Introduced 1881Diseases and Insects - Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Maple.- Other plants of the family Aceraceae.- Other plants of the genus Acer.- Other plants of the species Acer carpinifolium.