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Acer triflorum

Classification

Order: Sapindales
   Family: Aceraceae
            Genus: Acer
                        Specie: Acer triflorum

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 40 ft (12 m)

Cultivation: Deep well-drained soil

Features: Leaves turn to orange-scarlet in autumn

Uses: Autumn color Foliage contrast

Zones: 5-8

Description: Renowned for its spectacular autumn color of orange-scarlet, this tree from China and Korea reaches 40 ft (12 m). It is slow growing, and uncommon in gardens because viable seed is rarely available. Distinctive yellow-brown bark is shed in rough scales. F

Growth Habit: Multi-branched habit

Comments: Slow growing; not often seen in cultivation





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