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Bloodgood Japanese Maple

Acer palmatum 'Bloodgood'

Fall Colors

Characteristics:
Small purple flowers are followed by red fruits. One of the hardiest varieties of Japanese maple, with good sun tolerance. Prized for its colorful foliage and attractive bark. A very popular landscape tree.

Growing Conditions:
Prefers moist but well-drained soil. Moderate drought tolerance. Leaf color is best in partial shade, although full sun can be tolerated. Leaf scorch can be caused by lack of soil moisture or excessive exposure.

Uses:

Height:
20ft at maturity

Width:
20ft at maturity

Shape:
Rounded

Flowers:
Inconspicuous

Leaves:
Deep red-purple leaves with 5-7 slender-pointed lobes, turning red in autumn.

Bark: