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Acer palmatum

Acer palmatum Thunb.

japanese maple

Cultivar(s): Bloodgood, Butterfly, Crimson Queen, Dissectum, Dissectum Atropurpureum, Garnet, Moonfire, Osakazuki, Palmatifidum, Red Pygmy, Sango Kaku, Seiryu, Shindeshojo, Shishigashira, Tamukeyama, Toyonishiki, Yatsubusa #3
Acer palmatum (Japanese Maple)
Image ID: 3971
Image by: Hardin, J.W.
Image Collection: Herbarium Collection

PLANT INDEX

ID_PLANT: ACPA2
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Acer palmatum
Include in WOTAS: 0
Publish to Web: 1
Last Modified: 2016-05-08

CULTIVAR INDEX

Cult_id Cultivar_name Action
1149 Bloodgood View
1150 Butterfly View
1151 Crimson Queen View
1152 Dissectum View
1153 Dissectum Atropurpureum View
1154 Garnet View
1155 Moonfire View
1156 Osakazuki View
1157 Palmatifidum View
1158 Red Pygmy View
1159 Sango Kaku View
1160 Seiryu View
1161 Shindeshojo View
1162 Shishigashira View
1163 Tamukeyama View
1164 Toyonishiki View
1165 Yatsubusa #3 View

GENUS INDEX

GENUS CODE: ACER
GENUS SCIENTIFIC: Acer
GENUS AUTHORITY: L.
GENUS COMMON: Maple
GENUS SUMMARY: A genus of about 111-126 species, trees and shrubs, primarily north temperate.
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GENUS REFERENCES: Murray (1970)=Z; van Gelderen, de Jong, and Oterdoom (1994); Acevedo-Rodríguez, van Welzen, Adema, and van der Ham in Kubitzki (2011).

FAMILY INDEX

FAMILY CODE: ACERAC
FAMILY SCIENTIFIC: Aceraceae
FAMILY AUTHORITY: A.L. de Jussieu 1789
FAMILY COMMON: Maple Family
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DURATION: Perennial
HABIT: Shrub, Tree

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BLOOM TIME: Apr-May
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FRUITING PERIOD: Aug-Sep.

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NATIVE RANGE: China, Korea & Japan

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GRIM ACCESSIONS

acc_id acc_num acc_dt coll_id Action
611 1985-0245 View
612 1985-0246 View
613 1985-0247 View
614 1985-0248 View
615 1985-0249 View
616 1985-0250 View
617 1985-0251 View
618 1985-0252 View
619 1985-0253 View
620 1985-0254 View
621 1985-0255 View
622 1985-0256 View
623 1985-0257 View
624 1985-0258 View
625 1985-0259 View
2584 1987-0016 View
6530 1996-0160 View
6787 1997-0001 View
7077 1999-0025 1999-08-05 View



GRIM PLANTINGS

plt_num acc_id loc_num pers_num inst_dt Action
1266 611 165 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1267 612 170 NCBG staff 1982-11-04 View
1268 613 160 NCBG staff 1997-03-01 View
1269 614 160 NCBG staff 1978-11-09 View
1270 615 161 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1271 616 163 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1272 617 161 NCBG staff 1981-06-09 View
1273 618 177 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1274 619 198 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1275 620 163 NCBG staff 1980-02-26 View
1276 621 170 NCBG staff 1980-02-26 View
1277 622 181 NCBG staff 1980-03-27 View
1278 623 161 NCBG staff 1980-03-27 View
1279 624 174 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1280 625 177 NCBG staff 1980-04-18 View
4360 2584 198 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
9233 6530 162 NCBG staff 1994-11-01 View
9596 6787 162 NCBG staff 1997-01-01 View
10004 7077 172 NCBG staff 1999-05-20 View

USDA PLANTS DATABASE

USDA Symbol: ACPA2
USDA Common Name: Japanese Maple
Native Status: L48 (I), CAN (I)
Distribution: USA (CT, DC, DE, NJ, NY, OH, PA), CAN (ON)
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Tree, Shrub

WEAKLEY FLORA

SCIENTIFIC NAME: Acer palmatum
COMMON NAME: Japanese Maple
SYNONYMY: [= Il, K, Pa, Z]
PHENOLOGY: Apr-May; Aug-Sep.
HABITAT: Suburban woodlands; native of e. Asia.
COMMENTS: Frequently planted in its numerous cultivars. Infraspecific taxa are recognized in its native area. It is also reported as escaped in the DC area (Shetler & Orli 2000).
RANGE MAP: Acer palmatum.png

Key to Map Symbols
ABOUT FAMILY (Weakley Flora)
Aceraceae A.L. de Jussieu 1789 (Maple Family)
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ABOUT GENUS (Weakley Flora)
Acer L. (Maple)
SUMMARY: A genus of about 111-126 species, trees and shrubs, primarily north temperate.
REFERENCE: Murray (1970)=Z; van Gelderen, de Jong, and Oterdoom (1994); Acevedo-Rodríguez, van Welzen, Adema, and van der Ham in Kubitzki (2011).

HERBARIUM RESOURCES

SERNEC: Find Acer palmatum in Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)
UNC SERNEC: Find Acer palmatum in University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Herbarium - Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)

WEB RESOURCES

USDA: Find Acer palmatum in USDA Plants
NPIN: Find Acer palmatum in NPIN Database
FNA: Find Acer palmatum in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Acer palmatum

NCBG IMAGE RECORDS

ID IMAGE1: 3971
ID IMAGE2: 0
ID IMAGE3: 3971

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