Rich purple-red foliage is retained throughout the summer. Excellent when used for foliage contrast.
ACER platanoides ‘Crimson King’ – Crimson King Maple
Rich purple-red foliage is retained throughout the summer. During fall, the foliage will turn to a yellowish color. Excellent when used for foliage contrast. Best placed as a street tree or in a garden with a lot of shade. Native to Europe. Needs minimum pruning to keep the form of the tree.
Sun: Full Sun/Part Shade
Soil: Moist, Well-drained
Size: Height 30-40ft., Width 20-40ft.
Bloom Time: March to April
Attributes: Showy, Great Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Tolerant to Heat and Wide Range of Soils, Drought and Pollution