Acer palmatum 'Peve Starfish'
Native range: Koreas, Japan
Known names: 'Peve Starfish' Japanese Maple
Hardiness: USDA Zones 9-5
Mature Size: 10' Tall x 6' Wide in 10 years
Light: Best with morning sun and afternoon shade, filtered sun
Water: Frequent water until established, keep soil moist in pots.
Soil: Fast-draining, holds moisture well but fast-draining. Add extra pumice or pearlite into potting mix.
Dormancy Period: Winter
Plant Size: 1 gallon, 2 years old.
Acer palmatum 'Peve Starfish' looks like tiny little starfish! Leaves will emerge bright red in spring and fading to maroon by summer then bright crimson in autumn! Relatively new to the market and very unique! Every discription about this maple requires an exclaimation mark!