Acer shirasawanum 'Autumn Moon'
More About Acer shirasawanum 'Autumn Moon'
- Leaves emerge coppery-orange with yellow veins and an underlying shade of green
- Leaf colour ages to yellow in the summer, then to a mix of gold, orange and red in the fall
- Upright, dense habit
- Spectacular in a dark corner of the garden
Autumn Moon Full Moon Maple Growing and Maintenance Tips
Reportedly somewhat hardier than Acer shirasawanum 'Aureum', it grows best in dappled afternoon shade. Any pruning should be done in the summer. Mulch well, but avoid heaping mulch against the stem.
Acer shirasawanum 'Autumn Moon' Characteristics
Moist to Average