Acer japonicum 'Rising Sun'
Size: 3-4 feet
Growth Habit: mature at 15 feet high x 12 feet wide
USDA Zone: 5-8
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: moist, well drained soils
Comments: Green leaves emerge in spring and may reach 8 inches wide. This color lasts throughout the growing season. Fall coloration brings a stunning display of bright yellow, orange and red. Sturdy branching makes for winter interest too. Photo taken in November.