A popular maple, Acer palmatum 'Bloodgood' is a large shrub or eventually a small tree with deeply-cut, dark purple leaves in spring / summer which turn a vivid shades of red and scarlet in the autumn before falling. The best autumn colour display will be seen if this maple is planted in a position sheltered from strong winds.
The summer leaves and autumn colour is very eye-catching and makes Acer palmatum 'Bloodgood' a superb addition to a nearly any garden and it can also be grown in a container if required.
1) The colourful fresh spring leaves of an Acer palmatum 'Bloodgood' in our woodland gardens.
2) The vivid red autumn colour of an Acer palmatum 'Bloodgood' in our woodland gardens.