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Acer japonicum 'Rising Sun'

More About Acer japonicum 'Rising Sun'

  • Red flowers appear before the leaves
  • Fruit emerges green, ripens red in July
  • Exceptionally large, textured, light green leaves
  • Breathtaking yellow orange and red fall colours
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

6

Height:

5-6 m

Spread:

5-6 m

Colour:

Red
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Rising Sun Fern Leaf Maple Growing and Maintenance Tips

Needing little pruning, this specimen can be grown into a tree form or as a multi-stemmed plant. Mulch well, taking care to not heap mulch against the stem.


Acer japonicum 'Rising Sun' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fruit
Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Early Spring

Habit

Rounded
Multi-stem/Clump form

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

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