Platanus x acerifolia 'Bloodgood'

Bloodgood London Planetree

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Tree
Growth Rate - Medium; 1.5-2' per year.
Mature Height - 70-100'
Mature Width - 65-80'
Longevity - Average life span 39 years.

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Ball-like 1" clusters, May-June, not showy: both sexes on tree.
Fruit - Tan brown, 1" rounded multiple fruit: ripening in October-December.
Leaf -
Fall Color - Yellow-brown
Bark - Exfoliating cream, olive, light brown with good winter color.
Other Features - In native situation along water is impressive in landscape.
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Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Easily transplanted; prefers deep, rich, moist, well-drained soil but will grow in anything.
Native Habitat - Native in Europe, Canada and US. First record of tree in 1663.
Diseases and Insects - Greater resistance to anthracnose than the species.
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Find Related Plants:
- Other plants with the common name Sycamore.
- Other plants of the family Passifloraceae.
- Other plants of the genus Platanus.
- Other plants of the species Platanus x acerifolia.