Latin Name: Acer platanoides Royal Red Royal Red Maple

Height: 35-40'

Spread: 25'

Shape: Broadly oval

Foliage: Maroon red, glossy

Fall Foliage: Insignificant

Exposure: Full Sun

Zone: 4-7

 

This Norway maple selection is similar to 'Crimson King', but with a somewhat slower growth rate and what some consider slightly better color. A dense shade tree, it has a straight trunk with a well-shaped canopy. The glossy foliage is an excellent maroon red all season.