Light Needs:
Light needs: Partial Sun
Partial to full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Slow-growing, vase-shaped tree 10 to 15 ft. tall and wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Dramatic Foliage Color
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Inconspicuous
Botanical Pronunciation:Ay-ser pal-MA-tum
Plant type:Tree
Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
Sunset climate zones:2 - 10, 12, 14 - 24, 31 - 41
Growth rate:Slow
Average landscape size:Slow-growing, vase-shaped tree 10 to 15 ft. tall and wide.
Special features:Dramatic Foliage Color
Foliage color:Variegated
Blooms:Inconspicuous
Garden styleAsian/Zen
Care Information
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.Pruning time: winter.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Partial Sun
Partial to full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.