Crimson King is a majestic looking maple tree for large gardens, parks, and city avenues. Its palmate leaves are dark crimson red, almost black, and glossy, turning orange-red in autumn. In the spring, just as leaves emerge, it flowers profusely with many small yellow flowers, typical for many Norway maples.
Grow it in any well-drained soil. Wind and air-pollution tolerant. Fully hardy to -40°C (USDA zone 3).
Usual height and width: 10-15m x 5-9m
Leaves: deciduous broadleaf
Size/type: tall tree
Colour of leaves: burgundy red
Location: full to partial sun
Flowers: less showy but noticeable
Belongs to categories: Deciduous broadleaf
Chlumec 23, 382 32 Velešín, Czech Republic