Acer palmatum 'Peridot Flame'
- Height: 10 - 12 feet (3 - 3.6m)
- Width: 5 - 6 feet (1.5 - 1.8m)
- Hardiness: -29°C (-20°F)
- USDA Zone: 5b
- Light: Partial Shade
Acer palmatum 'Peridot Flame' emerges with unique brown green leaves in the spring. However it is reknown for it's rich peridot colour in the summer with reticulated lime green veins. The serrated leaf edges are reminiscent of a flame. In the fall it transforms into a spectacle of yellow, oranges and reds.
'Peridot Flame' is an upright grower that can grow 10' tall x 5' wide in 10 years. Makes for an amazing year round interest maple with the nice spectrum of colours.
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Close up of summer foliage
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Peridot Flame in 'Zen' pot