Acer platanoides 'Royal Red'

Royal Red Norway Maple

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Tree
Growth Rate - Slow, 2.6' per year over a 10 year period.
Mature Height - 40'
Mature Width - 30'
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Clusters of maroon-yellow flowers appearing in spring before the leaves
Fruit - Abundant samaras maturing September-October; 1.5-2" long; glabrous
Leaf -
Fall Color - Dark red or brown
Bark -
Other Features - Similar to Crimson King but hardier; glossy, dark maroon foliage in summer, turning darker or browning out in fall
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Easy to transplant, grow in moderately moist soil in full sun; can be rooted from softwood cuttungs or grown from seed.
Native Habitat - Zones 5-8
Diseases and Insects - Severe Leaf Scorch and borers.
Strength -
Weakness -

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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 platanoides.