Pacific Sunset® Shantung Maple
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - Mature Height - 30' highMature Width - 25' wideLongevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Greenish yellow flowers 1/3-1/2 inch long on corymbsFruit - Samara 1.25-1.5 inches long; 90 degree angleLeaf - Very glossy dark green summer foilage; leaves 3-5 inches long, opposite, 5 lobed; emerge reddish purpleFall Color - Yellow/orange/red fall colorBark - Tinged with purple when young, gray-brown older branches, fissured mature trunks.Other Features - Hybrid of A. truncatum and A. platanoides;Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Prefers moist, acidic soils with good drainage--drought tolerant once establishedNative Habitat - Native to Northern ChinaDiseases and Insects - Tar spot; no serious diseaseStrength - Heat/drought tolerant; resistant to leaf scorchWeakness -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 truncatum.