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Acer truncatum x platanoides 'Crimson Sunset®' (JFS-KW202)

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Acer truncatum 'JFS-KW202' - Crimson Sunset® Maple

Acer truncatum 'JFS-KW202' - Crimson Sunset® Maple

More About Acer truncatum x platanoides Crimson Sunset® ('JFS-KW202') (PP21838)

  • Compact, upright form
  • Dark purple foliage throughout much of the season
  • Maroon to red-bronze, fall colour

Zone:

4

Height:

9-10 m

Spread:

7-8 m
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Crimson Sunset® Maple Growing and Maintenance Tips

Heat tolerance is the distinguishing characteristic of this Acer truncatum cultivar. Its foliage resembles that of a 'Crimson King' maple. A cross between Acer truncatum x Acer platanoides 'Crimson Sunset' it adapts to most soils but grows best in slightly acidic, soil conditions. Avoid pruning in late winter and early spring.


Acer truncatum x platanoides Crimson Sunset® ('JFS-KW202') (PP21838) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Habit

Conical

Foliage Color

Purple

Landscape uses

Specimen

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