Japanese Maple Emperor 1
Acer palmatum 'Emperor1'
A graceful form with black-red bark veiled in dark red foliage that turns a brilliant scarlet in fall. Leaves bud out later in spring, better withstanding damage from late frosts than less cold hardy varieties. Displays the most intense color in full sun exposure.
- Size: 10 Gallon, 7 Gallon, 3 Gallon, 1 Gallon
- Characteristics: A colorful option in smaller landscapes
- Light: Full Sun to partial shade
- Zone: 5-8
- Height: 15’
- Spread: 15’
When planting, use Garden Gallery Plant Starter 10-50-10 to reduce transplant shock and ensure establishment. Continue with Garden Gallery All Gro 20-20-20 which provides an even balance of nitrogen, phosphorus and potash for fabulous foliage.