Crimson Queen Cutleaf Japanese Maple
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - Slow growing, 12" or less per year.Mature Height - 8-10'Mature Width - 12'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Red flowers appearing in AprilFruit - Samaras ripen in late summer to early fallLeaf - Fall Color - Scarlet redBark - Other Features - Crimson Queen is a dwarf, mounded Japanese Maple with handsome cascading branching and a weeping habit. The deeply cut leaves emerge red, mature to dark purplish-red, with a crimson red fall color.Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Propagation from cuttings, can be grown from seed. Medium moisture in full sun to part shade.Native Habitat - Zones 5-7. Japan, China and Korea. Introduced to England in 1820.Diseases and Insects - No serious insect or disease problems, though it is susceptible to stem canker. Foliage may leaf out early in spring and be to damaged from late frosts.Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Maple.- Other plants of the family Aceraceae.- Other plants of the genus Acer.- Other plants of the species Acer palmatum.