Acer platanoides 'Royal Red' is strongly akin to the Dutch cultivars 'Crimson King' and 'Faassen's Black', but has a more upright habit. Height 15 m at a maximum. Crown wide conical. The large, brown red leaf is a clear red, almost identical to the leaf of the two Dutch cultivars. 'Royal Red' is a much used, American selection. The leaf retains its colour better in the USA. Flowers and fruits are of the species. Applied as a park tree and a solitary. Demands little of the soil. Good wind resistance. Winter hardiness zone: 4

Acer Platanoides Royal Red Tree