Maple, Crimson King
Description: The crimson king maple has unusual beauty and an ease of growing. This particular maple tree stands out among maples because of the rich maroon- or purple-colored leaves it dons throughout the summer.
Common Name: Crimson King Maple
Scientific Name: Acer platanoides 'Crimson King'
Type: Deciduous, Tree
Exposure: Full Sun
Size: 30-40' height, 20-30' spread
Foliage Color: Burgundy/Purple
Landscape Use: Screens, Outdoor Living Areas, Property Value, Woodland Border, Shade Tree
Zone: 2 - 7
Growth Rate: Moderate
Companion Plants: Other Maples