This form of 'Bloodgood' is one of several strains of the standard Japanese maple grown and sold by most nurseries. It keeps its color well into summer before fading in hot sunny conditions. This form is a hardy reliable maple that has been the standard for years.
Red to purple in spring
Purple to bronze green in summer
Orange red in fall
Strongly upright and moderately vigorous
Approximate mature size:
20 to 30 feet tall
10 to 15 feet wide