Japanese Red Maple
Acer palmatum 'Atropurpureum'
Height: 18'. Spread: 18'.
Light requirement: full to partial sun.
Growth rate: slow to moderate. Habit: rounded.
Flowering - time/color: spring/purple (not showy).
Foliage - spring/summer: red-purple/green.
Foliage - fall: red.
Fruit: not showy.
Attributes: reddish purple spring foliage, changing to green in
summer, then brilliant red fall color.