Suitable Substitutions for Acer buergerianum
More About Acer buergerianum
- Variable in habit and leaf, even within the species
- Naturally a large shrub, it can be trained into tree form
- Yellowish flowers appear with the leaves
- Seeds become evident mid-fall, often so heavy they interfere with the leaves
- Leathery, three-lobed, glossy leaves emerge bronze-purple, changing to green
- Fall colours are variable in colours of yellow, orange or red and sometimes purple
- Useful as a single specimen
- Bloom Time: Spring
Native to Japan, this species of maple lends itself well to bonsai and full grown specimens.
Trident Maple, Three Toothed Maple Growing and Maintenance Tips
Tolerant of a wide range of soils and pH, it grows best in a moist, slightly acidic, well-drained soil, in full sun or partial shade.
Acer buergerianum Characteristics
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils