Autumn Moon Fullmoon Maple
Acer shirasawanum 'Autumn Moon'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||AY-ser shir-ah-sa-WAN-um|
|Average Size at Maturity||Slowly reaches 8 to 12 ft. tall, 6 to 8 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary|
|Landscape Use||Container, Privacy Screen, Specimen, Woodland Garden, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Fall Color|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Key Feature||Stunning Fall Color|
Provide slightly acidic, well-drained soil; shelter from drying winds. Avoid harsh afternoon sun exposures. Mulch to keep root surface cool. Water deeply, regularly during first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Apply fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5 - 7