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Acer palmatum 'Crimson Queen'

'Crimson Queen' is a beautiful, small, red weeping Japanese maple cultivar that boasts deep crimson-purple reds during the spring season. It maintains its color well throughout the summer months and turns bright crimson red during the fall, making it a stunning addition to any garden. To ensure optimal growth, it is best to plant 'Crimson Queen' in filtered light and avoid direct late day sun. This cultivar reaches a height of around 3-4 ft in 15 years and is an excellent choice for container growing due to its small size. 'Crimson Queen' thrives in Zones 5 through 9, making it perfect for garden lovers across a broad range of climates.

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