Prefers moist, welldrained soil and sun to part shade. - $169.99. Foliage is very similar to a Japanese Maple but is only green. Common name: Arctic Jade® maple. Family: Aceraceae (maple family) Distribution: hybrid: selection of Acer pseudosieboldianum × A. palmatum. This cultivar produces broader leaves than the others, rather like those of the full moon maple (Acer japonicum ‘Aconitifolium’). Arctic Jade has large, green, deeply cut leaves similar to Acer japonicum Aconitifolium, with an excellent branching habit. Home Forums > Plants by Groups > Maples > Maple Photo Gallery > Acer palmatum x A. pseudosieboldianum 'Arctic Jade' Discussion in ' Maple Photo Gallery ' started by … Acer x pseudosieboldianum ‘IsIAJ’ Acer x pseudosiedoldianum Arctic Jade® in spring. A great accent tree for cold climate home landscapes, combining the hardiness and durability of the Korean maple, with the beauty of the Japanese maple; large, green, deeply cut leaves turn dazzling tones of orange and red in fall. Life form: Deciduous tree. In the autumn, however, foliage turns pumpkin orange! Acer x pseudosieboldianum 'Arctic Jade' Arctic Jade® Maple » Hardiness and durability of a Korean Maple » Large, green, deeply cut leaves turn red and orange tones in autumn; Photo courtesy of Iseli Nursery 6 gal. Jack Frost® Arctic Jade® Maple is a multi-stemmed deciduous tree with an upright spreading habit of growth. Quickly growing to 20' in height with a 15' spread, it makes an imposing specimen tree in the landscape. Arctic Jade® Maple will grow to be about 20 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 15 feet. Jack Frost ® maples are an exciting new line of small to medium-sized landscape trees from Iseli Nursery. A hybrid cross between a Japanese maple and a Korean species, North Wind exhibits increased durability and outstanding winter hardiness, even up in Zone 4 areas of the country. Winter Hardiness: Zone 4 … Height 20' Spread 15' Zone 4 Categories Tree Tags Shape: Upright then broadly spreading Foliage: Green Fall Color: Bright orange-red to deep red The refined character of Japanese maple can now be enjoyed beyond its traditional hardiness range. An excellent Japanese maple substitution for harsh climates. An alternative to Japanese maples with more cold tolerance. Arctic Jade® Hardy Japanese Maple. ACER / MAPLE – ARCTIC JADE® JACK FROST® Upright Korean Maple Acer pseudosieboldianum 'IsIAJ' Common Name: ACER / MAPLE - ARCTIC JADE® JACK FROST® Upright Korean Maple Type: SPECIALTY Zone 4-8 Height: 18-20' Spread: 12-15' Bloom: April Sun Needs: Full/Part Sun Description: Hardiness: USDA Zone 4. Arctic Jade® Maple Growing and Maintenance Tips. This hybrid selection, developed in Madison, WI, by Dr. Ed Hasselkus, originated from seed of the tough and cold-hardy Korean maple, but most resembles its A. palmatum parent. Iseli Nursery has introduced the Jack Frost® Collection Acer x pseudosieboldianum Arctic Jade® ... Korean Maple is a wonderful substitute to a Japanese Maple for those who live in zone 4. Has the hardiness and durability of the Korean maple and the beauty of the Japanese maple. Hybridized over the last 20+ years using Acer pseudosieboldianum as the foundation for hardiness combined with the beauty in leaf and branching of Acer palmatum, they have been evaluated and selected to tolerate the dramatic weather shifts in the upper Midwest of North America. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage.