Plant Catalog - ACER P TWOMBLYS RED SENTINEL
ACER P TWOMBLYS RED SENTINEL
Acer palmatum 'Twombly's Red Sentinel'
Twombly's Red Sentinel Japanese Maple
A deciduous tree with a columnar growth habit that broadens with age. Red palmate leaves mature to deep burgundy in summer, and then turn crimson red in fall. Ornamental red branches stand out in the winter landscape. Inconspicuous spring flowers are followed by pairs of samaras.
USDA zones: 5 - 8
Sunset zones: A3, 2b - 10, 12, 14 - 24
Mature size: 10 - 20 feet high and 6 - 15 feet wide
Light needs: partial sun to dappled shade
Water needs: regular water
Soil needs: slightly acidic