Coral Bark Japanese Maple (Acer palmatum 'Sango Kaku')

Common names:
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Also sold as:
'Sango-Kaku'
'Senkaki'
'Ebi-no-Hige'
'Cinnabarinum'
'Corallinum'

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
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 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 20-25 feet
Plant Spread: 15-20 feet
Leaves: Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
Deciduous
Broadleaf
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Other: Reddish-purple
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Other: April
Suitable Locations: Patio/Ornamental/Small Tree
Uses: Provides winter interest
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM
Child plants: one child plant

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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