'Hefner's Red Select' has arguably the best deep purple color retention of any Japanese maple in full sun to date.  This upright growing maple is similar to 'Bloodgood' in leaf shape and growth habit. 


Red to purple in spring

Deep purple in summer

Orange red in fall


Strongly upright and moderately vigorous

Approximate mature size:

20 to 25 feet tall

10 to 15 feet wide

Fowler Maples

Hefner's Red Select