Botanical Name: Acer palmatum 'Red Dragon'
Size: 3m high x 4m wide (10ft high x 13ft wide)
Bloom Description: Reddish-purple
Light: Full sun to part shade
Leaf: Colorful, Good Fall
Tolerate: Rabbit, Black Walnut
Fall Colours range into the extremely bright scarlet tones.
Strong-growing, shrubby mounding habit with weeping branches. Dark purple foliage retains colour well into fall.
A beautiful specimen for contrast with many plants.
Key to success: Prefers protection from northwest winter winds and the hot afternoon sun. Use triple mix and liquid transplanter fertilizer for planting success.