Acer platanoides 'Crimson King'
Crimson King Maple
This bold landscape tree creates dense shade with its large, deeply lobed leaves. The maroon-purple foliage makes a distinctive and dramatic statement alongside green-leafed conifers. Foliage develops a reddish-bronze color in the fall. An excellent lawn or park tree. Slower growing than others of its species.
- » One of the most cherished purple-leaf landscape trees, holding its foliage color well throughout the season
- » Dense shade tree best used as a prominent color accent, many consider it the ultimate feature tree for the front yard