Acer palmatum 'Emperor I'
EMPEROR I JAPANESE MAPLE
This upright Japanese Maple displays deep red leaves that will hold their color in the heat. Emperor I leafs out 10 to 14 days later than Bloodgood which helps to avoid spring frost damage. A vigorous grower that will develop a broad shape with age. Grows 15 feet tall and wide. Excellent for landscape plantings.
USDA Z5 - Cold Hardy to -10 to -20(F)
Sun to Partial Shade