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Scientific Name: Acer palmatum 'Shojo Nomura'
Pronunciation: AY-sur pal-MAY-tum
Common Name: Shojo Nomura maple
Family Name: Sapindaceae
Plant Type: Tree - deciduous
Key ID Features: Small tree with red, 5 to 7 lobed serrated leaves about 6 cm wide.
Course(s): not used (on campus)

Habit: Upright
Form: Oval - vertical
Texture: Medium
Mature Size:
Height:3 - 5m
Spread:2 - 3m
Growth Rate:Slow
Origin: Garden origin
Hardiness Rating: Zone 6: (-23 to -18 C)
Exposure: Full sun
Soil/ Growing Medium:
Landscape Uses: Small garden/space, Summer interest
Additional Info: Google
Shojo Nomura maple
Leaf Morphology: Glossary
Form: Lobed, Simple
Arrangement: Opposite
Texture/ Venation: Soft flexible
Surfaces: Glabrous
Colour in Fall: Red
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Orbicular
Apices: Acuminate
Bases: Hastate
Margins: Pinnately lobed, Serrate

Inflorescence Type:
Flower Morphology:Flowers perfect
Number of Petals:5
Corolla Shape:Rotate/stellate
Ovary Position:Superior
Colour (petals): Not showy, Red
Flower Time at Peak: Apr

Fruit Type: Samara
Fruit Colour: Red
Fruiting Time: Jul, Aug
Additional Info: Not showy

Bark or Stem Colour:
Organ Modifications: Fibrous-like roots

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