Nikko Maple (Acer nikoense)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Acer nikoense Accepted
Acer maximowiczianum Synonym

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: 30-45 feet (typically grows rather slowly)
Plant Spread: 30-45 feet
Leaves: Good fall color
Other: Best in part shade. Leaves turn attractive shades of orange to red in fall.
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Yellow
Flower Time: Other: May
Uses: Shade Tree

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