PlantsAcer→Japanese Maple (Acer palmatum 'Bonfire')

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Japanese Maple
Give a thumbs up Maple

Also sold as:
Acer palmatum 'Seigai'
Acer palmatum 'Akaji Nishiki’

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6a -23.3 °C (-10 °F) to -20.6 °C (-5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 8-12 feet
Plant Spread: 8-10 feet
Leaves: Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
Deciduous
Other: Leaves emerge in shades of pink, orange and red and mature to green in summer and turn orange and bright red in fall.
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Provides winter interest
Resistances: Pollution
Drought tolerant
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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