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Common Name:
American Sycamore
Type:
Tree
Family:
PLATANACEAE
Genus:
Plantanus
Species:
occidentalis
Cultivar:
Hardiness Zone:
4
Height:
Over 30 ft.
Spread:
Over 40 ft.
Growth Rate:
Moderate
Growth Habit:
Pyramidal
Light Needs:
Full Sun
Water Needs:
Moderate
Drought Tolerance:
Moderate
Flowers:
N
Flower Color:
Multiple
Foliage Color:
Green
Comments:
  Plant Characteristics
  Shadetree: Grows into a full shade tree
  Specimen: Grows well as a focal point or standing alone in the landscape
  Deer Resist: Deer will not eat or disturb these plants
  Fall Color: Foliage changes color throughout the year
  Ornamental Fruit: Bears showy fruit or berries
  Waterwise: Tolerates little to no watering once established
  Year Round: Is an evergreen and not deciduous; retains foliage year round