Fowler Maples

Red Dragon

This laceleaf maple is one of the best for maintaining its deep burgundy to purple color well into summer heat.  'Red Dragon' is a bit slower growing and the habit is slightly less weeping than most of the dissectum Japanese maples. 


Red to burgundy in spring

Burgundy to purple in summer

Orange red in fall



Moderately slow growth rate

Approximate mature size:

4 to 7 feet tall

5 to 8 feet wide