Royal Red

 Acer platanoides ‘Royal Red’

Royal Red Maple Royal Red maple leaf

Height: 35-40′
Width: 25′

Shape: Broadly oval
Foliage: Maroon, red, glossy

Fall Foliage: Insignificant
Exposure: Full Sun

Zone: 4-7

This Norway maple selection is similar to ‘Crimson King’, but with a somewhat slower growth rate and what some consider slightly better color. A dense shade tree, it has a straight trunk with a well-shaped canopy. The glossy foliage is an excellent maroon red all season.

Photos courtesy of Bailey Nurseries and Innovative Outdoor Living