Also known as Japanese Sango Kaku Maple Tree.
This beautiful small tree has brilliant coral bark on its young branches with color that intensifies in the winter. Deeply cut, light green leaves display attractive red margins and turn a golden yellow in fall. Thrives in bright dappled shade in warmer regions, or in full sun in cooler regions. Deciduous.
Care Information from Monrovia:
Provide well-drained, slightly acidic soil. Water deeply at regular intervals during the first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Fertilize before new growth begins in spring. Avoid hot and dry sites, and protect from strong winds.Pruning time: winter.