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American Sycamore

Scientific name

Platanus occidentalis


Attractive bark. One of the largest broadleaf trees in eastern North America. Lives up to 250 years.

Planting conditions

Grows on rich bottomlands


  • Plant height:
    • Any
    • Over 3m
  • Light conditions:
    • Partial sun
  • Eco Zone:
    • 5a
  • Plant type:
    • Tree
  • Height:
    • 35m