Acer Palmatum ‘matsumurae’ – Bloodgood Maple

The acer palmatum ‘matsumurae’  is a great rare bonsai species bloodgod

Acer palmatum seeds

‘Bloodgood’ remains one of the most popular japanese maples well known for their reddish-purple leaves in summer which gradually turn to a striking crimson in autumn. They hold their colour well in the summer heat.

Dependable and robust.

Maximum size approx 20′ x 20′.

A spectacular tree for much needed autumn colour

Likes sun yet can profit from some light shade.

Zones 5 – 9.(uk zone 7)

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