Platanus x acerifolia – London Plane

  • Description
Grows rapidly to form a very large round headed tree with clean smooth mottled cream and coloured bark. Maple-like palmate leaves 20-25cm deep green & glossy. Tolerates most soils and stands up to a polluted atmosphere. Suits parks, larger areas and good shade trees on farms.
Height x Width 20 x 7
Height Range Tall 10+
Growth Rate Fast
Plant Type Tree
Shape Round
Country of Origin England
Similar to Consider Liriodendron Tulipefera, Liquidambars, Acer rubrums
  • Leaf
Leaf Colour Green
Deciduous Leaf Colour Golden
  • Flower
Flower Colour Insignificant
  • Uses
Specimen Yes
Good Shade Tree? Yes
  Note: Growth, height and grade information are given in good faith but are subject to natural variables beyond our control.