Acer palmatum 'Twombly's Red Sentinel'
- Height: 10 - 12 feet (3 - 3.6m)
- Width: 5 - 6 feet (1.5 - 1.8m)
- Hardiness: -29°C (-20°F)
- USDA Zone: 5b
- Light: Partial Shade or Full Sun
Acer palmatum 'Twombly's Red Sentinel' is reknown for it's bright red leaves that can last all season in most climates. Spring leaves emerge a vibrant crimson red and holds it's colour well into summer. Fall colour's are just as vibrant. Twombly's Red Sentinel' is a mid sized deciduous tree and grows fairly culumnar, reaching 8' tall x 4' wide in 10 years. A stunning specimen for those seeking a year round, 'red colour interest' Japanese maple. Better suited for a larger garden landscape.
'Twombly's Red Sentinel' was discovered as a witches broom on a specimen of Acer palmatum 'Bloodgood' and named after Twombly Nursery in Monroe, Connecticut.
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