Full Moon Maple (Acer japonicum 'Vitifolium')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 7b
Plant Height: 10-15ft
Plant Spread: 10-15ft
Leaves: Good fall color
Deciduous
Other: Leaves may scorch in full sun in hot southern summers. Vitifolium is noted for having large shallowly lobed leaves (to 6 across) with coarsely toothed margins. Leaves emerge with bronze tones, mature to green and develop excellent deep purple, or
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: Purplish red
Flower Time: Other: April

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