Acer shirasawanum 'Bashful'

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    Acer shirasawanum 'Bashful'
    Bashful Full Moon Maple
    Plant Description (Buchholz website)

    An upright deciduous tree with a broad crown. Fresh green leaves feature ten slightly rolled lobes. Fall color is orange. Prefers sun/partial shade in well-drained soil. 6' tall x 5' wide in 10 years. Hardy to -20 degrees. USDA zone 5.

    Plant Description (Conifer Kingdom)

    This cute, dwarf maple has dainty leaves with good coloration year-round. In spring, they have an orange-and-pink color with an apricot-tinged green in summer
    Minimum Hardiness:5
    Sun Tolerance:
    Sun/Shade
    Growth Rate:
    3-5" ; HxW@10yrs: 3'x3'
     

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    It's planted in bright shade, and is picking up some peach hues. Not sure if that will continue to be the case in future years, since it's a new transplant and very small, but it looks lovely planted near Moonrise. They complement each other well.
     

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