Plant Type: Deciduous Trees
EXCLAMATION!™ London Planetrees are referred to as one of the most popular urban trees because they are highly tolerant of smog and pollution. They help purify the air by filtering out smoke, toxins, and pollutants, providing you with fresh clean air.
Growing & Maintenance Tips:
Ideal for residential and parks, City parkway, medians, and restricted sites.
Soil MoistureMoist, well drained
Characteristics & Attributes
Tolerates dry sites, west sites, alkaline soil, clay soil, and road salt. Has showy bark, and attractive fruit. Does not tolerate shady locations. Can be a messy tree since it drops a lot of leaves, twigs, and fruit. Has very showy peeling bark, revealing a mottled pattern of green, tan, and brown bark.