Fireball Japanese Maple 2-3ft
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Fireball Japanese Maple 2-3ft

Fireball Japanese Maple 2-3ft

$148.00
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  • Young, affordable starter plant
  • May need to be transplanted into 3 gallon pot for more nurturing before planting into landscape
  • Healthy, mature plant
  • Ready to immediately be planted into landscape
  • Large healthy plant
  • Ready to immediately be planted into landscape

Acer palmatum 'Fireball'

 

A perfect accent in a rock garden or a collectors specimen, Fireball Japanese Maple grows into a four foot tall by three foot thickly branched little ball. Its leaves are consistently red throughout the growing season until fall, then its leaves are become bright orange.

 

Our Japanese Maples are sold in 2 or 3 gallon pots. They are larger and more mature than a typical one gallon specimen. Since all Japanese Maples are generally slow growing, it is advised to choose a more mature plant when installing into your landscape. If you would like a current photo of any specimen, please send us an email.

 

Fireball will begin shipping March 1, 2024.

Hardiness Map
Mature Height: 4'
Mature Width: 3'
Flower Season: Does not flower
Sun: Full sun to part shade
Hardiness Zone: 6 to 9
This plant is suitable for the low temperates below:
Temp (F)
Zone
Temp (C)
-10 to 0
6
-23.3 to -17.8
0 to 10
7
-17.8 to -12.2
10 to 20
8
-12.2 to -6.7
20 to 30
9
-6.7 to -1.1

Japanses Maples are easy to grow in a sunny spot with space to spread out.  A little dappled shade in the afternoon is a good idea in warmer states as the leaves can be stressed in the hottest months of the year.