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Acer palmatum matsumurae 'Sister Ghost'

SISTER GHOST UPRIGHT JAPANESE MAPLE

Buy Sister Ghost Japanese Maple online. Sister Ghost has foliage that appears to be green and white at the same time. The leaves on this variety have yellow-white tones that show a deep cut that makes them look lacy. Fall color is gold to orange.

Height:

4-6 Feet

Spread:

4-5 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

5-8

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Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Gray
Bark Type*
  • Smooth
Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - Low Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - Moderate Resistance
Fruit Type*
  • Non-Edible Fruit
Growth Habit*
  • Upright Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Dark Yellow/Gold
  • Orange/Brilliant Orange
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Light Yellow
  • Green
  • White
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Light Yellow
  • White
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Birds
  • Deer Resistant
Plant Type*
  • Japanese Maple
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Average
  • Tolerates High pH (Alkaline Soils)
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Moist
  • Well-Drained
Propagation Methods*
  • Budding
  • Graft
Season of Interest*
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Summer
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Morning Sun Only in Southern States
  • Prefers Dappled Shade in Southern States
Uses*
  • Understory Planting
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Provides Shade
  • Accent Plant
  • Landscape Specimen
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Japanese Maples are moderately easy to grow and adapt to most conditions; however, they do prefer to be planted in an area that is well protected from wind, heat exposure, and drought like conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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