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Acer palmatum 'Osakazuki Akame'

More About Acer palmatum 'Osakazuki Akame'

  • New growth and spring colour of gold with orange leaf tips and edges
  • Leaf colour ages to dark green in the summer
  • Spectacular orange-red colour in the fall
  • Upright dense habit

Zone:

5

Height:

5-6 m

Spread:

5-6 m
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Osakazuki Akame Japanese Maple Growing and Maintenance Tips

Best planted in a well-drained soil with high organic matter. Japanese maples are grown as specimen trees or multi-stemmed plants. Any pruning should be done in summer. Mulch well, but avoid heaping mulch against the stem. Most cultivars need full sun or light afternoon shade. 


Acer palmatum 'Osakazuki Akame' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Fragrant
Fragrant

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Habit

Upright
Oval

Foliage Color

Golden
Orange

Landscape uses

Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Acer palmatum 'Osakazuki Akame'

Acer palmatum

Acer palmatum

Japanese Maple