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

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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 and Acer platanoides. 'Crimson Sunset' 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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