Acer shirasawanum 'Autumn Moon'

Autumn Moon Maple

Family: Sapindaceae

Genus: Acer

Parent: Acer shirasawanum

Category: Tree - Deciduous

Zones: 5 to 7

Size: 6 to 10' tall and wide

Growth Rate: Slow

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade


Leaves 9 to 11 lobes similar to the shape of the species. Light green to rusty green. New growth orange. Orange autumn color. Firmer texture than the species. Likes sun.


Introduced by Vertrees in 1985, Oregon. Found as a chance seedling.

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