Columnar Crimson Sentry Maple
Acer platanoides 'Crimson Sentry'
Height: 8m (26 FT.)
Spread: 4m (13 FT.)
Upright, narrow, slow-growing tree with dense, showy, purple-red foliage and clusters of green-yellow blooms in spring. Ideal for narrow streets and small yards. Tolerant of poor or acidic well-drained soil. Prune in summer, in full leaf, to avoid excessive bleeding.