Spring Foliage
Acer palmatum 'Baldsmith'
Baldsmith Japanese Maple

A mounding deciduous, dissectum Japanese maple with new leaves that are finely cut with bright orange-red. Tree is a spectacular garden accent. Although color fades to soft green in summer tree continues to be tinged with orange-red newer leaves which later develop into brilliant shades of orange in Fall. Prefers sun to part shade in well-drained soil. 4' tall x 5' wide in 10 years. USDA zone 5.