Japanese Maple(Acer palmatum)
|Benefits: attractive foliage and bark|
|Tree Type: Deciduous|
|Height: Small (Under 25')|
|Spread: Narrow (Under 25')|
|Growth Rate: Average|
Description: Japanese maples are available in hundreds of shapes, sizes, and colors. 'Bloodgood' is a common cultivar with dark red leaves all year. other varieties have lace leaves, weeping forms, or variegated leaves. most have exceptional fall color. some (Sango-kaku, Bihou) have very attractive winter bark in shades of brillinat reds and yellows.
Utility Friendly Tree - This tree is safe for use around BGMU electrical powerlines.