London Planetree


Scientific Name: Platanus x acerifolia

Size at Pick-up: 4-6 feet tall in 5 gallon containers


  • excellent choice for a shade tree
  • mottled, peeling bark adds winter interest
  • will tolerate road salt, drought, flooding, and high pH soils
  • maintains an exceptional pyramidal or spade shape with minimal pruning

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Zone: 4-8
Mature Habit: Upright, pyramidal
Size: 55’-65’x40’-50’
This is an overstory tree- DO NOT plant under a power line
Best Light: Full sun
Growth Rate: Rapid
Best Soil: Adaptable
Color Change: Green to yellow-gold

Landscape Uses: Large shade tree, specimen

Companion Plants: Spring bulbs, hardy groundcover