Acer platanoides 'Crimson King'
A majestic purple leaved tree requiring little or no maintenance, Acer Crimson King, the Norway Maple, is a holder of the prestigious RHS award of garden merit. A medium to large tree it can reach 9 to 12 metres in height ultimately, and spread 6 to 12 metres. Will grow in sun or part shade, and tolerates more or less any type of soil that is reasonably well drained. Supplied in a 10 litre pot and approx 2m height.