Coral bark Japanese maple
Acer palmatum ‘Sango-kaku’
Scientific Name: Acer palmatum ‘Sango-kaku’, hardiness Zones: 6-8,
Habit: deciduous, growth Rate: moderate to slow, Site Requirements:
Sun to modest shade; prefers moist well drained soil but tolerates a
range of soil types including sand and heavy clay; drought tolerant.
Texture: medium, form: Rounded. Height: 20 to 25’, width: 15 to 20’.
Leaf: Opposite, simple palmate leaves with 7 narrow pointed lobes;
yellow gold fall color Coral bark
maple Flower/Fruit: no data
Coral red winter bark; color intensifies in cold weather to almost
salmon; best color in full sun; sometimes mistakenly called