Acer palmatum 'Peve Starfish'
- Height: 6 - 8 feet (1.8 - 2.4m)
- Width: 3 - 4 feet (1 - 1.3m)
- Hardiness: -29°C (-20°F)
- USDA Zone: 5b
- Light: Partial Shade
Acer palmatum 'Peve Starfish' has unique leaves that curve downwards resembling that of a 'starfish'. New leaves emerge a bright red in spring and slowly age to a burgundy. In the autumn, the leaves change to a stunning crimson red. A very unique Japanese maple to add a rare textural element to the garden landscape. Makes a great container plant or suitable for the smaller garden.
Acer palmatum 'Peve Starfish' originated from Vergeldt Nursery in Holland.
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Red color of spring foliage - Photo Credit: www.esveld.nl
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Maroon color of summer foliage - Photo Credit: www.esveld.nl
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Maroon color of summer foliage