Crimson King Norway Maple
Scientific Name: Acer platanoides ‘Crimson King’
Origin: Europe and Western Asia
Why is it called Crimson King Norway Maple? Crimson King is a cultivar, or cultivated variety, that has red to purple leaves which last through the summer
Common Names: Norway Maple and Crimson King Norway Maple
Mature Height: 35-45 feet
Mature Width/Spread: 25-30 feet
Leaves: purple-red leaves 5 to 8 inches long with 5 or 7 lobes and multiple points.
Did you know …
- they are an excellent shade trees.
- In Europe, Norway Maple is used to make furniture and musical instruments.
PAGE INFORMATION WAS COMPILED AS PART OF NOAH WERNING’S 2020 EAGLE SCOUT PROJECT.