Royal Red is a classic purple-leafed maple tree that keeps its brilliant crimson color all summer long. A slow-growing shade tree; that has a dense, broad oval form. This Royal Red Norway maple tree does need well-drained soil. This tree attracts game birds, squirrels, chipmunks, beaver, deer, and bears.
The Royal Red Maple (Crimson King) maple tree is the classic purple-leafed maple tree.
It's a slow growing shade tree, but has a dense, broad oval form.
This maple tree is extremely hardy.
This maple tree does need well-drained soil.
One of the more popular Norway maple tree types.
Mature size is around 30-40' tall x 35' wide.
Hardiness zone 4.
It is highly tolerant of urban pollution and will even thrive in inner city environments.
Easily grown in average, medium moisture, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Best in full sun.
Norway maple has high tolerance to pollution and is adaptable to many soils including clay, sand or acidic conditions.