Bloodgood Japanese Maple | Ryeland Gardens
Bloodgood Japanese Maple | Ryeland Gardens
Bloodgood Japanese Maple | Ryeland Gardens
Bloodgood Japanese Maple | Ryeland Gardens

Bloodgood Japanese Maple

Acer palmatum

Height:

15 - 20 ft.

Width:

12 - 15 ft.

Foliage Color:

Purple

Foliage Type:

Deciduous

Exposure:

Partial Sun / Sun

Moisture Level:

Moist, Well Drained

Zones:

5 - 8

Native Range:

Japan

The Gardener's Notepad

Behold the standard in purple/red upright Japanese Maples. Probably the most widely cultivated variety. The leaf color holds up well even in high temperatures.The penalty of popularity is that it is no longer as 'special', but if you want a dark red tree, look no further.