Acer shirasawanum 'Autumn Moon'

Autumn Moon Maple

Deciduous Tree

Golden foliage of Autumn Moon maple (Acer shirasawanum 'Autumn Moon') often has reddish tones on new spring growth.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8

Exposure: Part Sun, Part Shade, Filtered Sun, Morning Sun, Open Shade


Size: 96 - 180 tall x 96 - 216 wide
Shape / Form: Rounded
Foliage Texture: Medium
Foliage Quality: Medium

Features: Attractive Foliage, Fall Color

Foliage Color: Yellow / Gold
Fall Color: Yellow / Gold, Mixed / Variable, Red Orange

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Container, Mixed Border, Small Gardens, Specimen, Structure / Foundation
Special Situations: Courtyard / Urban Garden

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Fall, Three Seasons of Interest
Position / Role: canopy
Plant Behavior: Slow Growing
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite, Great Plant Pick, Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low, medium

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