Crimson King Maple

Acer platanoides 'Crimson King' | Maroon foliage

Moderately fast growing shade tree, the most commonly used cultivar of the purple-leafed Norway Maples. Crimson King retains its purple foliage colour from spring until fall. Small yellow flowers in the spring. Very adaptable to city growing conditions. A great landscape specimen, street or park tree.

 

Crimson King maple

Information Sheet
Zone 4
Height 10m/33ft
Spread 8m/27ft
Shape Oval when young, becoming rounded
Foliage Deep purple
Flowering Yellow moderately showy