Botanical Name: Acer Platanoides 'Royal Red'
Zone: Hardy to zone 4
Sun: Full sun
Foliage: Deep Purple
Fall Colour: Maroon to Bronze
Shape: Oval, Maturing Round
Suggested Use: Shade Tree, Street Tree
Tolerate: Drought, Air Pollution
This purple leaf tree is very similar to Crimson King but has better hardiness. It has glossy dark red leaves that will retain its colour throughout the season.