Bloodgood London Planetree
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth 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-brownBark - Exfoliating cream, olive, light brown with good winter color.Other Features - In native situation along water is impressive in landscape.Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
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.Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
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.