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Acer palmatum 'Red Spider'

'Red Spider' is a special form of red strap leaf. The cherry red spring spider-like foliage turns darker red in the summer. The fall color on 'Red Spider' is a bright crimson red. 'Red Spider' is said to have lateral branching that arch downward on the tips with an overall upright tree form that reaches 12-15 ft in height in 15 years. 

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