Acer 'Crimson King'
An attractive, burgundy variety of Norway maple forming clusters of maroon-yellow flowers in early spring, then 2" purple "helicopters" and develops large, leathery, deep maroon leaves through late fall. It produces a broad and rounded canopy, strong, straight trunk and excellent branching. Prefers rich, organic, well-drained soil but becomes more adaptable once established. Easy to grow, excellent shade tree that is colorful spring through fall.