Fern Leaf Maple or Full Moon Maple

Acer japonica

  • Size: 20-30’ Tall and Wide
  • Growth Habit:  Rounded
  • Growth Rate: Medium to Slow – Will grow faster in the first 10 years and then slow.
  • Light Requirements: Full Sun to Shade – Dappled Shade is ideal.
  • Soil Requirements:  Highly adaptable but prefers moist high organic matter soil that is well drained.
  • Appeal: The fern leaf maple has attractive foliage and an exceptional fall color display of yellows, oranges, and reds.