Crimson Prince Japanese Maple

Acer palmatum ‘Crimson Prince’

Crimson Prince’s reputation for heat tolerance makes it ideal for gardens. The seed form of ‘Bloodgood’, this variety has a taller growth habit and is faster growing. Its dark burgundy foliage turns red in fall. The trunk is upright, with arching branches that add winter interest.

Zones: Hardy to Zone 5

Leaf Description: Deciduous, Burgundy. Red fall color

Flower Description:

Mature Height: 20-25 ft

Mature Spread: 20-22 ft

Growth Rate: Moderate

Habit: Upright, arching and spreading

Light Requirements: Partial Shade

Soil Tolerances: Adaptable, prefers a moist but well drained soil on the acid side