Acer palmatum 'Sango Kaku'
Known for its striking red bark.
Common Name: Coral Bark Maple, Coral Bark Japanese Maple
This stunning upright Japanese maple will have brilliant coral-red stems fall--spring. Green foliage turns yellow in fall. Classic vase shaped maple Deeply cut bright green leaves. The leaves are mostly green with reddish and pinkish tinges when unfolding, becoming medium green in summer. Sango Kaku is a very attractive small to medium size tree. In addition to its bright coral-red bark, this strong upright spreading tree has foliage which changes from light-green to a brilliant long-lasting gold in fall.
- Plant Type: Shade & Flowering tree
- Plant Hardiness Zone: 6a-8b
- Height: 20' - 25'
- width: 10' - 15'
- Soil Needs: Well-Drained, Rich
- Water Needs: Even Moisture - Regular
- Sun Exposure: Sun - Mostly Shade
- Foliage Color: Green
- Foliage Season: Deciduous
- Flower Season: Spring