Go Back London Planetree Exclamation! (Sycamore)

Platanus x acerifolia 'Morton Circle'

Plant Type: Deciduous Trees

(Sycamore). This stately tree was selected for its strong central leader, dense upright pyramidal shape and attractive foliage. Tolerant of difficult urban conditions such as adverse soils, poor drainage, air pollution, and drought. Like all planetrees, it develops an attractive exfoliating bark, which peels back to expose interior bark in shades of cream to white. Bred to be highly resistant to anthracnose. Introduced by Chicagoland Grows®.

Height: 60′. Spread: 45′. Shape: Pyramidal. Exposure: Full Sun. Foliage: Dark green. Fall Foliage: Yellow. Zone: 4-9.

 

 


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Flower Color

Foliage Color

Yellow

Plant Spread

45'

Good Companions

Plant Height

60'

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

4

Soil Moisture

Moist, well drained


Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes

Peeling bark which exposes shades of cream and white.

Bloom Time

Critter Resistance

Exposure

Full sun

Growth Rate

average

Seasonal Interests