'Amber Ghost' Japanese maple

Acer palmatum 'Amber Ghost'

Acer palmatum 'Amber Ghost'
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'Amber Ghost' Japanese maple (Acer palmatum 'Amber Ghost')
Genus:  Acer
'Amber Ghost' offers unique color in the maples. In spring, it is first bright pink, changing to a melon, pink-orange color. In summer it is a warm soft amber with a distinct green vein. Fall brings bright red and orange. 'Amber Ghost' is a wide, upright tree, excellent for either container or landscape if you want a series of stunning colors to bring into the garden.
Noteworthy Characteristics:  A series of unusual foliage colors.
Care:  Well drained semi-acid soil, consistent water.
Propagation:  Grafting is the recommended practice for propagating Japanese maples
Problems:  Slow growing (though not difficult), needs protection from afternoon sun. Information provided by Essence of the Tree

Overview

Height
10 ft. to 15 ft.
Spread
10 ft. to 15 ft.
Growth Pace
Moderate Grower
Light
Full Sun to Part Shade
Moisture
Medium to Wet
Maintenance
Moderate
Characteristics
Showy Fall Foliage,
Showy Foliage
Bloom Time
Spring
Foliage Color
Colorful/Pink to Orange Foliage
Uses
Backyard,
Beds and Borders,
Container,
Foliage,
Front Yard,
Shade,
Small Spaces,
Specimen Plant/Focal Point
Style
Cottage Garden,
Formal Garden,
Woodland Garden
Seasonal Interest
Fall Interest
Tolerance
Frost Tolerant
Type
Trees

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