Maple, Japanese Bloodgood


Description: Japanese Bloodgood Maple is one of the most popular red Japanese maples. It is hardy and reliable for it’s deep black-red color which holds well through summer. Fall color is crimson.

Common Name: Japanese Bloodgood Maple

Scientific Name: Acer palmatum ‘Bloodgood’

Type: Evergreen, Tree

Exposure: Full Sun – Partial Shade

Size: 15-20′ height, 15-20′ spread

Foliage Color: Burgundy/Red

Landscape Use: Accent, Background, Screens, Entryway, Focal Point Specimen, Outdoor Living Areas, Property Value, Small Groups, Woodland Border

Soil: Well-Drained

Zone: 5 – 8

Growth Rate: Moderate

Companion Plants: Redbud, Magnolia. Stop by and visit our garden center and nursery to talk with our staff about other plants in stock.


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