Crimson Sentry Norway Maple (Acer platanoides ‘Crimson Sentry’)

Crimson Sentry Norway Maple

  • Deep, Dark Purple Leaves
  • Bold Accent in Landscaping
  • Great Entry Statement for Driveways
  • Easy to Care for

Is your garden needing a plant to add a bold beautiful effect? The Crimson Sentry Norway Maple (Acer platanoides ‘Crimson Sentry’) is a dark red-purplish color that can blend beautifully amongst other colors.

The Crimson Sentry Norway Maple tree has leaves that are a deep, dark purple and fade into maroon in the fall. These dark colors add depth to your landscaping no matter the location.

This maple tree is a heavily branched, upright tree that can grow up to 24 feet tall and 10-15 feet wide. Although this sounds big, you can trim it to your personal preference.

This tree is rather skinny and adds an extra hint of boldness to your garden especially when placed next to blue tinted evergreen trees.

Adding two identical Crimson Sentry Norway Maples on either side of the entrance to your driveway acting as guardsmen creates a bold and sophisticated appearance.

To ensure that this plant grows to its full potential, plant in full sun with well-drained soil. To make your life easier in the long run, surround the tree with mulch to keep even-moisture.

With the deep, dark tones that the Crimson Sentry Norway Maple Tree displays, using light colored mulch can make the dark colors of this plant protrude greatly.

Get out of your comfort zone and make a bold statement for your landscaping by ordering your very own Crimson Sentry Norway Maple today!

Crimson Sentry Norway Maple (Acer platanoides ‘Crimson Sentry’) Details

Common name Crimson Sentry Norway Maple
Botanical name Acer platanoides 'Crimson Sentry'
Plant type Deciduous
Hardiness zone 4-7
Growth rate Medium
Height 25 ft.
Width 15 ft.
Sunlight Full Sun
Moisture Medium
Soil condition Well Drained
Pollinator-friendly Yes
Pruning time Late Autumn
Flower color Red