Shandong Blog

Author of this website:  Keith Johansson,  founder and former owner of  Metro Maples, Fort Worth, Texas.  A Shandong maple enthusiast and owner of 3 Shandong plant patents:  Fire Dragon® (PP#17367), Baby Dragon®  (PP# 26612 ), and Super Dragon® (PP# 26414 ).  Licensing/Propagation of these, please contact Keith at:  Past president of The Maple Society North  American Branch :

Direct inquires on availability of Shandong cultivars to Scott Hubble, owner of Metro Maples, Fort Worth, TX and visit his website:

All photos and text are copyrighted by Keith Johansson and not to be re-used without permission.