Acer shirasawanum 'Moonrise' is a compact, deciduous shrub with a loosely-rounded habit, grown primarily for its decorative leaves - although winged red fruits develop in late summer and can be seen swirling to the ground as they ripen in autumn The large leaves emerge different shades of pink, peach, and orange. The unusual burnt orange to bronzy gold shade is strongest with lots of sun, more yellow-green where shaded. Acer shirasawanum ‘Moonrise’ is an excellent full moon maple with exceptional spring color. aureum. I like to think of Autumn Moon as a cousin to Aureum. With very showy leaves, 'Moonrise' is an excellent choice for a focal tree. Moonrise has beautiful red new foliage in spring turning a fresh lime green in summer. Acer shirasawanum, sometimes commonly called full moon maple or shirasawa maple, is native to Japan. UNAVAILABLE email me when available. ‘Moonrise’ has a graceful shape and grows quite similar to Acer shirasawanum ‘Autumn moon’, to which ‘Moonrise’ was a chance seedling. Sometimes the leaves are almost completely orange with the green veining depending on the amount of shade or sun. Sometimes the leaves are completely orange with the green veining. Family: Sapindaceae (sap-in-DAY-see-ee ) Genus: Acer (AY-ser) Species: shirasawanum (shir-ah-sa-WAN-um) Cultivar: Aureum: Synonym: Acer shirasawanum f. aureum » View all varieties of Japanese Maples. Acer shirasawanum, the Shirasawa's maple or fullmoon maple (Japanese: オオイタヤメイゲツ, romanized: ooitayameigetsu), is a species of maple native to Japan, on central and southern Honshū (Fukushima Prefecture southwards), Shikoku, and Kyūshū. In spring the leaves emerge with an orange-red blush turning to a summer leaf color that is very similar to A. s. Aureum or A. s. Autumn Moon. 'Moonrise' it is a relatively compact Acer that can be planted in every garden. 3 vendors have this plant for sale. 10 Year Size: Height: 6-8 feet Width: 4-6 feet. add to wishlist. Acer shirasawanum 'Moonrise' is a gorgeous Japanese maple that has beautiful red leaves that emerge in the spring. Acer shirasawanum ‘Autumn Moon’ is a beautiful, small tree with leaves of unique color and firm texture. Very similar to 'Autumn Moon' but has better full sun tolerance. Can be used to brighten up a partially shaded border. Acer shirasawanum Moonrise leafs out with large full moon leaves that are pink-red maturing to chartreuse with pink-red highlights. The foliage turns from a pale green in the summer slowly into a rich red and cerise in the autumn. Genus Acer can be deciduous trees or large shrubs with paired, often palmately-lobed leaves and small flowers followed by … Provide shelter from cold winds and late frosts. Red winged seedpods develop and ripen in the autumn. They do share a similar leaf type with lobes that radiate symmetrically to form a moon shape. It is similar in leaf shape to both the Full Moon Maple and the Autumn moon but has a greater display of colors throughout the seasons. Sometimes the leaves are almost completely orange with the green veining depending on the amount of shade or sun. Hardy to zone 5! Plant in moist but well-drained, neutral to slightly acid soil. From pink-red, peach, orange, lime-green and gold – the new growth can be a kaleidoscope of color. Acer griseum. Family Sapindaceae . Acer shirasawanum 'Moonrise' is a deciduous small tree with a bushy, spreading habit and will reach an estimated height and spread of 2 x 2 metres in 20 years. It then ages to green yellow with an orange blush. Protect this maple from intense sunlight. Acer shirasawanum has very symmetrical leaves with short lobes of equal lengths forming a circular outline. Acer shirasawanum 'Moonrise' is a gorgeous Japanese maple that has beautiful red leaves that emerge in the spring. Especially in spring, the small, slow-growing, garden tree displays outstanding, glowing color. Acer shirasawanum 'Jordan' (Full Moon Maple) is a vigorous small tree of upright habit, noted for its outstanding yellow-leaved foliage. Jul 13, 2018 - Buy maple Acer shirasawanum Moonrise ('Munn 001') (PBR) - Bright red initially, the foliage turns a fresh yellow-green: 3 litre pot - 40cm: £34.99 Delivery by Crocus A small to medium sized tree with wonderful color throughout the growing season. Sometimes the leaves are almost completely orange with the green veining depending on the amount of shade or sun. pot size guide . This shrub is deciduous so it will lose all its leaves in autumn, then fresh new foliage appears again each spring. Think of autumn Moon colors fairly well into summer and transforms to a brilliant display of golds the. 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