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 to 10 to 12 ft. tall, 15 ft. wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Fall Color
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Spring
Landscape Uses:
Landscape Uses
Botanical Pronunciation:Ay-ser ja-PON-i-kum
Plant type:Tree
Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
Sunset climate zones:2 - 6, 14 - 16, 31 - 35, 37, 39
Growth habit:Round
Growth rate:Slow
Average landscape size:Slow growing to 10 to 12 ft. tall, 15 ft. wide.
Special features:Fall Color
Foliage color:Dark Green
Blooms:Spring
Flower color:Red
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.