Acer palmatum 'Orangeola'Item #2908 USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 8
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A season-long kaleidoscope of colors. Foliage changes from green to purple and then a brilliant shade of orange-red in the fall. Graceful, arching deciduous tree displaying deeply-lobed, finely-serrated leaves, giving an artistic lacy effect. Contrasts well with green-leafed plants. A classic small specimen or accent.
- OverviewLight Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.Average Landscape Size:Moderate growing; reaches 12 to 15 ft. tall, 4 to 6 ft wide.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:Ay-ser pal-MA-tumPlant type:TreeDeciduous/evergreen:DeciduousGrowth habit:ColumnarGrowth rate:ModerateAverage landscape size:Moderate growing; reaches 12 to 15 ft. tall, 4 to 6 ft wide.Foliage color:RedBlooms:Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.Garden styleAsian/ZenCompanion PlantsLily of the Valley Shrub (Pieris); Peony (Paeonia); Japanese Forest Grass (Hakonechloa); Astilbe (Astilbe); Rhododendron (Rhododendron)
- CareCare InformationProvide slightly acidic, well-drained soil; shelter from drying winds. Avoid harsh afternoon sun exposures in hot summer areas. Mulch to keep root zone cool. Water deeply, regularly during first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Apply slow-release fertilizer in early spring.Pruning time: winter.Light Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.