Japanese maple trees (Acer palmatum) reach 15 to 25 feet in height. The canopy of the tree spreads 10 to 25 feet wide. The leaves stay green all summer long and then change to yellow, bronze, and purple to red during autumn weather.
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Karen Carter has spent the last three years working as a technology specialist in the public school system. This position included hardware/software installation, customer support, and writing training manuals. She also spent four years as a newspaper editor/reporter at the Willapa Harbor Herald.