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Acer japonicum 'Ed Wood #2'

More About Acer japonicum 'Ed Wood #2'

  • Green leaves are much larger than other Japanese maples, and turn brilliant red in the fall
  • Small reddish-purple flowers appear before the leaves
  • Red seed-bearing samaras appear in the summer to early fall, contrasting with the leaves
  • Broad upright spreading habit
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

5

Height:

200-250 cm

Spread:

200-250 cm

Colour:

Red
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Ed Wood Fern Leaf Maple Growing and Maintenance Tips

This Japanese maple cultivar can be trained to grow more upright, or left to cascade and mound naturally. Grows best in a slightly moist, fertile soil. Add mulch regularly, but avoid heaping mulch against the stem.


Acer japonicum 'Ed Wood #2' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fall Color
Deciduous

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Rounded

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Specimen